Sal Maiorana

Biography

I was born in 1962, have been a professional sports writer in Rochester, N.Y. for the Democrat and Chronicle for 25 years, am married and the father of three children.

My primary beat is coverage of the Buffalo Bills, as well as golf, lacrosse, and hockey.

I am the author of 16 books including the definitive two-volume history of the Bills.

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Books

Three Rivers, Three Rings
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 49,190. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
In the 1970s the Pittsburgh Steelers ruled the world of pro football as Chuck Noll's dynastic team won four NFL championships led by Hall of Famers like Terry Bradshaw, Mean Joe Greene, Jack Ham, and Franco Harris. This is the story of the magnificent 1978 team which defeated the Dallas Cowboys in Super Bowl III, earning the third ring for the men who made their living in the city of three rivers.
The Ultimate Season
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 114,830. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
In 1978, the fiercest of baseball rivals, the Yankees and the Red Sox, engaged in one of the most compelling races in baseball history, capped by Bucky Dent's unforgettable home run. All the drama of that amazing year is brought to life in 21st-century blog style fashion by three fictional characters - a sports writer, a female stadium vendor, and a bartender - and what a story they have to tell.
Game Night in Buffalo
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,600. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey
Although the record wouldn't indicate it, the city of Buffalo and the region of Western New York has enjoyed a long and storied sporting history, and Game Night in Buffalo is the proof. This collection of 25 never-to-be-forgotten games and performances will stir memories because they are events that have shaped Buffalo fandom and defined the parameters of bar room rants for generations to come.
Game of My Life - Memorable Stories of Buffalo Bills Football
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 79,270. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Since their inception in 1960, the Bills have represented Buffalo's heart and soul, and for a half century they have taken their loyal fans on the ride of a lifetime in building a storied history replete with excitement and fulfillment, but also heartbreak and frustration. In Game of My Life, 20 former players and coaches re-kindle memories of the greatest games and performances in Bills history.
Thank You Sabres
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 78,240. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey
In just their third year of existence as an NHL expansion team, not much was expected of the 1972-73 Buffalo Sabres. But these upstarts, led by future Hall of Famer Gilbert Perreault, qualified for the playoffs and gave the fans of Buffalo a season they will never forget. When it was over, a sellout crowd at the Aud chanted “Thank You Sabres” and a love affair between town and team was born.
If You Can't Join 'Em, Beat 'Em
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,690. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
It has been more than 50 years since the birth of the American Football League, the rebel organization that was scoffed at during its infancy, but ultimately changed the landscape of professional football and made the NFL the most powerful sports entity in the world. Please enjoy this in-depth retrospective of the AFL's 10-year history that brings to life its greatest games and greatest names.
Quarterback Duel
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 44,180. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Super sophomore Casey Carter wins the starting quarterback job at River View High, but jealous and vindictive senior Steve Northcutt staunchly believes he should be the starter and plots a devious scheme to derail Casey. In this fast-moving story, the two boys engage in a season-long conflict that hinders the Eagles in their quest to win the conference title.

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