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Before You Go Pro
By Terrence Wood
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,620. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Before You Go Pro is a ride along the mental and moral roller coaster of big-time college and professional football. Written through the eyes of author, Terrence Wood, Before You Go Pro offers a very candid look into this multi-billion dollar entertainment industry. With a coaches tone, and a servants heart, this is a must read for any aspiring football player or football enthusiast.
It's Not About The Money
By Tony Ceglio
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 57,640. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
True stories from an Italian American Filmmaker inside the NY Football Giants organization for 27 years
Purple Reign 2: Faith, Family & Football - A Baltimore Love Story
By Nestor Aparicio
Price: $31.99 USD. Words: 210,520. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
This is the definitive story of the 2012 Baltimore Ravens championship season and Super Bowl XLVII victory in New Orleans as told by local journalist "Nasty" Nestor Aparicio, who is entering his fourth decade chronicling the Baltimore sports scene. Joe Flacco, Ray Lewis, Ed Reed, Steve Bisciotti, John Harbaugh profile, tales that will captivate any Baltimore sports fan. Faith, family and football.
Purple Reign: Diary of a Raven Maniac
By Nestor Aparicio
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 101,420. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The glory of the Baltimore Ravens 2001 Super Bowl XXXV win in Tampa over the New York Giants is told by local author "Nasty"Nestor Aparicio. Foreward by head coach Brian Billick. This is the definitive tale of Ray Lewis' first title with old Colts memories & locker room stories from a team with Trent Dilfer, Rod Woodson, Shannon Sharpe & more. A must for Ravens fans who love team history.
Of Bread and Circuses: The Story of Bountygate and the 2012 New Orleans Saints
By Reid Gilbert
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,600. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Of Bread and Circuses (OBAC) chronicles the New Orleans Saints' 2012 calendar year, and examines the events of Bountygate. OBAC revisits the Saints' 2012 calendar year; traces the roots of Bountygate; analyzes the saga's distortions and misconceptions; offers a wider context for the events; and theorizes on the scandal's legacy.
America's Passion: How a Coal Miner's Game Became the NFL in the 20th Century
By Evan Weiner
Series: Sports: The Business and Politics of Sports, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,150. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
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The National Football League is the premier sport in the United States. But it always wasn't that way. Author Evan Weiner takes us back to the days when the NFL was a mom and pop store operation with the players and others who witnessed the league's growth first hand. The game started in the coal mines in western Pennsylvania and is a multi-billion dollar business today.
Aaron Torres Presents: The Year in Sports 2012 A Collection of the Year’s Best Names, and Storylines from the World of Sports and Beyond
By Aaron Torres
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 89,610. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The year 2012 really was a fantastic year in sports, and join author, journalist and blogger Aaron Torres in looking back at it all, through a collection of his best articles from the website www.aarontorres-sports.com.
The Someone You're Not: True Stories of Sports, Celebrity, Politics & Pornography
By Mike Sager
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 99,970. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012 by The Sager Group. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Bestselling author Mike Sager’s fourth collection showcases his deftly-written journalism at its best and most mature, a riveting marriage of crime reportage and you-are-there literary anthropology. The centerpiece examines the rise and fall of football's RoboQB, Todd Marinovich. Also: Paris Hilton, Dana White, Vetville, Bobby Jindal, Ugly, Pete Carroll, an innocent man jailed for 29 years, more.
Football Metaphysics for Enlightened Degenerates
By Raven Mack
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 98,200. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
(5.00 from 1 review)
Football Metaphysics for Enlightened Degenerates is not just a preview of the 2012 NFL season in original Armchair Linebacker fashion, but also a psychic scraping at each NFL team, breaking them all down into organic compounds. You will laugh deep laughs, you will learn deep truths, and you will understand football at a higher level than before. I promise you all of that.
Game Plan: A Radical Approach to Decision Making in the National Football League
By Frank DuPont
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,650. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Game Plan is the ultimate book for the thinking football fan. The book tackles the issue of decision making and strategy in the NFL from the viewpoint of a true contrarian. No NFL tradition is sacred in this look at why so many NFL teams have such a difficult time making good decisions. More importantly, Game Plan offers a radical solution that can make almost any team better.
Sidelines
By Stuart Albright
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,680. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Sidelines is an insider's look at the fascinating world of high-school football, and, beyond that, it is also about the death and rebirth of the American community. Stuart Albright uses football to explore our nation's complicated history of race and public education and to explain why some communities continue to thrive while others are slowly dying away.
Waiting for the Fall: A Decade of Dreams, Drama and West Virginia University Football
By Mike Casazza
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,870. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012 by Zone Read. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
When native son and head coach Rich Rodriguez led the West Virginia Mountaineers to an unexpected Sugar Bowl victory at the end of the 2005 season, behind a youthful roster that included electrifying freshmen Patrick White and Steve Slaton, West Virginia fans figured the best was yet to come. Instead, the seasons that followed served up endless, stomach-churning drama.
Gridiron Diplomat
By Tom Kelly
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 108,350. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The following is a true story. This is an account of the personal experiences of a rogue linebacker (LB) from Ohio bearing football pads and know-how. He travels the world in an attempt to infect young, socialist-minded Soviet warriors behind the Iron Curtain with the positive virus of American Football in the 1980’s and 90’s.
596 Switch: The Improbable Journey From The Palouse to Pasadena
By Crimson Oak Publishing
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 71,360. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
All-American Washington State quarterback Ryan Leaf, who led the WSU Cougars to a Rose Bowl appearance in 1998, shares the ins and outs of a young man from Montana, attending college with dreams of a pro football career.
Sports for Dorks College Football
By Mike Leach and Ferhat Guven
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 84,090. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Sports for Dorks College Football provides ground-breaking, innovative content to readers seeking unique insights into the world of college football. Co-edited by National Coach of the Year Mike Leach and Ferhat Guven, Sports for Dorks aims to address the information needs of college football fans who seek a deeper understanding about the game and its intricacies.
The Totally Biased Guide to Southern College Football
By Pete Davis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,490. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
'The Totally Biased Guide to Southern College Football' has all the info you need to mock and embarrass your arch-rival's football team and school. 18 Southern football teams from the SEC, ACC, and even two Texas schools are broken down and ripped apart in this satirical look at the greatest game/religion/passion of the South.
Blue Ribbon College Football Yearbook
By Chris Dortch
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.
WHAT IT MEANS TO BE MEANS TO BE A TROJAN: PETE CARROLL AND SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA'S GREATEST PLAYERS
By Steven Travers
Series: USC TROJANS, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 119,760. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Interviews with Trojan legends.
PIGSKIN WARRIORS: COLLEGE FOOTBALL'S GREATEST TRADITIONS, GAMES AND PLAYERS
By Steven Travers
Series: USC TROJANS, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 335,250. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
History of college football.
The USC Trojans: College Football's All-Time Greatest Dynasty
By Steven Travers
Series: USC TROJANS, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 439,970. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
History of Trojans football.