Books tagged: nfl

The adult filter is active; there may be additional content. To view this content, click the "Adult Content" button above to change your filtering option.

Found 72 results

Breaking the Color Barrier: The Story of the First African American NFL Head Coach, Frederick Douglass "Fritz" Pollard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,900. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
The history of sports and race is messy. In baseball Jackie Robinson is universally touted as the first black major league player, which conveniently forgets Moses Fleetwood Walker and other players of color who appeared on 19th century diamonds. Football deals with the messiness a different way. The sport employs the term "modern era" instead. So Kenny Washington is the first black player of th
2014 New York Giants Almanac
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,360. Language: American English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Complete preview of the New York Giants' 2014 NFL Season. The Almanac includes an overview, the schedule, a look at new offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo, a breakdown of the West Coast Offense McAdoo will bring to New York, a look at the Giants' 2014 NFL Draft, a breakdown of the NFC East, thoughts on former Giants Michael Strahan becoming a Hall of Famer and much more.
A Lion's Despair Alex Karras And NFL Gambling
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Not since the 1946 NFL Championship game had two NFL players been caught up in betting on professional football games. Two New York Giants' players had been banished for their failure to report being approached by gamblers prior to the '46 title game. In 1963 an NFL gambling scandal emerged that was more widespread. It also involved two of the league's elite players, Alex Karras and Paul Hornung.
Super Broncos: From Elway to Tebow to Manning
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 57,180. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014 and represented by David Vigliano. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.” Dickens was talking about the Broncos, right? Super Broncos: From Elway to Tebow to Manning, is the “definitive account of the 2013 season when the Broncos were the wildest west offensive show in NFL history.”
The Fix
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,870. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00)
Meet Colt Walker, one of the best college quarterbacks in the game. Why would a guy with Heisman and NFL potential risk it all on petty gambling? Meet referee, Frank Gastner, a man consumed by alcohol, gambling, and divorce. Follow as alcohol, lies, and bookies wreak havoc on them until they meet on the field, each hoping to resolve his own dilemma. You’ll be left guessing until the final play.
Before You Go Pro
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,500. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
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.
Green Bay Packers IQ: The Ultimate Test of True Fandom
Series: THE ULTIMATE TEST OF TRUE FANDOM, Book 30. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,040. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013 by Black Mesa Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Think you know Packers history? Think again. With stories from every era in team history and 350 brand new trivia questions, there’s something here for every cheesehead—so test your skills, wrack your brain, it’s your Green Bay Packers IQ, the ultimate test of true fandom.
Pay To Play Part II (Sex, Money, Drama & Football) Guess What Happens Next?...
Series: Never Say Never, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,850. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Sports, Fiction » Romance » General
(5.00)
This book is a continuation of the Best-Selling book “Pay To Play (Sex, Money, Drama & Football)”. Bad habits are hard to break! Sometimes we learn from our mistakes or so we hope we do. Can we really say “Never” and mean it? Can Coach Joe overcome his demons of chasing money and women? Can he be faithful? Will he coach again? Guess what happens next? You have to read it to find out.
The Super Bowl Record Book
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Sports & Recreation / Football
Who has rushed for the most yards in Super Bowls during their career? What team scored the fewest points in a Super Bowl? What quarterback threw for the fewest amount of yards among all Super Bowl MVP winning quarterbacks? What head coach was the youngest ever to win the Super Bowl? What team has gained the most yards in the Super Bowl? This and more infor in: The Super Bowl Record Book!
Turning Out The Lights: Concussions, Spectacle and the NHL
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,260. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
In 1998 Steve Bocking suffered his second concussion in two years playing hockey. His father was a surgeon who had seen enough. He started a campaign to change the rules, and won in 2011 when Hockey Canada banned all head shots. But the NHL still refuses to listen. When did the game change? What are the dangers of concussions? Why does the world's top hockey league continue to ignore the evidence?