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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.
Murder of a Star Quarterback: The Tragic Tale of Steve McNair & Sahel Kazemi
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Series: R. Barri Flowers Murder Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,480. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Murder of a Star Quarterback by the bestselling author of Dead at the Saddleworth Moor, R. Barri Flowers, is a true crime short about the murder-suicide of former NFL quarterback Steve McNair and his lover, Sahel Kazemi. Included is a bonus story and excerpts of books.
Itching After Rovers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,630. Language: British English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
(5.00 from 1 review)
The story of a football fan embarking on an odyssey following his hometown team by hitchhiking around the British Isles and Europe. It charts the rise of his club from obscurity to English Premier League Champions. Interspersed with tall tales written by the author for his club fanzine, this story should prove entertaining to not only football fans, but also those not interested in sport.
Saturday Morning Wake-Up Call: A 21st Century Survival Guide for High School Football Coaches
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,230. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The conclusions drawn by analyzing statistics from college and professional football often do not translate to the high school game because the games are so different. This book puts those powerful statistical techniques for maximizing a team's chance of winning into the hands of high school coaches and fans. These techniques are illustrated using the Pulaski Academy Bruins as a case study.
Hey Football Guy Become A Fantasy Champion
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Price: Free! Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
If you actually like watching NFL football games, I'll show you how to win your Fantasy Football League. Leave the glossy magazines on the bookstore shelf and forget about searching for internet articles. You can become your own fantasy guru.
Blue Ribbon College Football Yearbook
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Price: $16.95 USD. Words: 457,000. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Blue Ribbon College Football Yearbook is considered the "bible" of college football, an annual preview that includes 3,000- to 4,500-word previews on all 120 Football Bowl Subdivision teams. Blue Ribbon is read by avid fans, ABC, CBS and ESPN broadcasters, radio play-by-play announcers, FBS coaches and NFL scouts. See why the ESPN GameDay crew has to have Blue Ribbon.
Celery! Representing Chelsea in the 1980s
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 213,910. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013 by Gate 17. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Celery! Representing Chelsea in the 1980s is a definitive period piece of True Blue writing which captures in amazing detail the trials and tribulations, the laughter and the tears, and the joy and pain of both watching and playing for Chelsea Football Club during a truly remarkable decade in the club's history.
Soccer Brain: The 4C Coaching Model for Developing World Class Player Mindsets and a Winning Football Team
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Series: Peak Performance, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,170. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013 by Bennion Kearny. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer
Coaching soccer is demanding. Impossible to perfect, it requires a broad knowledge of many performance areas including technique, tactics, psychology and the social aspects of human development. The first two components are covered in detail in many texts – but Soccer Brain uniquely offers a comprehensive guide to developing the latter two – player mindsets and winning teams.
A Tale of Two Cities: Manchester & Madrid 1957-1968
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,930. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
This is the tale of two cities divided by football and united by tragedy. In the wake of the Munich Air disaster Real Madrid, more than any other football club, aided Manchester United's rehabilitation culminating in their triumph in the 1968 European Cup final.
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.
José Mourinho: The Rise of the Translator
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,850. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013 by Bennion Kearny. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
From Porto to Chelsea, and Inter to Real Madrid – the Mourinho story is as intriguing as the man himself. Now, a new challenge awaits at Stamford Bridge. Covering the Mourinho story to October 2013 and featuring numerous exclusive interviews with figures not synonymous with the traditional Mourinho narrative.
Graduation: Life Lessons of a Professional Footballer
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,300. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012 by Bennion Kearny. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Graduation is the memoir of Brentford, and ex-Watford Goalkeeper - Richard Lee.
Preventive Officiating
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,290. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Through author Randy Vogt's three decades plus of officiating soccer games, he has seen many problems on fields that could have been prevented. Preventive Officiating will help with many of the challenges facing referees. This soccer rule book is a very easy read as it is just over 100 pages with many diagrams.
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 Gospel According to John: How Elway Saved us From Tebow, his Media Cronies, and an Insufferable Fan Base
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Price: Free! Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Gary Sapp, an avid sports fanatic, tackles the phenomenon and controversy of Tim Tebow.
Hit That Line!
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Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 37,600. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Hit That Line takes its name from the “Arkansas Fight” song and tells the story of how 14 inexperienced players in 1894 began a football program that has since grown to national prominence. The reader is engulfed into a description of the coaches, legendary players, traditions, and best of all, Arkansas’ most memorable football games.
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.
Making Sense of the NFL Draft
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,930. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
(5.00 from 1 review)
Insights into the current NFL Draft process as a predictor of eventual player success in the NFL. Current draft ranking criteria are examined and de-bunked and substitute criteria, supported by scientific research, are suggested. The book analyzes the analyzers. Making Sense is written in a “conversational” style, with numerous examples, lists, tables and references.
Historias de Fútbol Internacional - Anécdotas Reales sobre futbolistas, entrenadores y competiciones internacionales
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,460. Language: Spanish. Published: December 14, 2011 by Editorialimagen.com. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
El fútbol genera pasiones pero también tristezas. Creo que el fútbol es como una película: A veces solamente vemos lo que pasa en esas dos horas que nos sentamos a disfrutar el filme, pero pocas veces sabemos qué sucedió tras bambalinas.
The Grand Old Man: Amos Alonzo Stagg
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 65,780. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Amos Alonzo Stagg rose from humble beginnings to become the most significant coach in history. He lived to be 102, coached until he was 98 and spent 73 seasons in football. He introduced a plethora of innovations. The biggest names in football said, “All football comes from Stagg.”