Books tagged: professional football

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1963 San Francisco 49ers
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
The best game of the 1963 NFL season for the San Francisco 49ers was achieved by a career backup quarterback, former Heisman Trophy winner Lamar McHan. Against the heavily favored Chicago Bears McHan engineered an upset through passing and handing off to backs who made key runs. Yet most of '63 was a complete disappointment. Fans booed coaches for trading away star 49er QB Y.A. Tittle in 1961.
Sonny Jurgensen And The 1962 Philadelphia Eagles
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
My e-book considers the Philadelphia Eagles of 1962. I have researched the text from columns written by sportswriters of the era, some 54 years ago. Football was a different sport from today. A similarity was that quarterback Sonny Jurgensen operated from the shotgun on occasion to offset opponent's blitzing. Professional football was evolving rapidly but far from referee calls being challenged.
The National Football League’s Top Ten Running Backs Of All Time
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,560. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Field Sports, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Field Sports
These are the greatest running backs to ever set foot on the field. This list of the top NFL running backs of all time is ranked by football fans worldwide. They are: 10. Earl Campbell, 9. LaDainian Tomlinson, 8. Eric Dickerson, 7. Gale Sayers, 6. Marshall Faulk, 5. O.J. Simpson, 4. Emmitt Smith, 3. Walter Payton, 2. Barry Sanders and 1. Jim Brown.
Carl’s Hat Wins Marathon: a short story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Sports, Fiction » Literature » Literary
At age ninety-two, the last surviving player from Super Bowl XXI in 1987, Carl decides to win the New York Marathon or die trying. And that’s exactly what he does. In front of the world’s cameras, he crashes to the ground, finished. But his hat doesn’t stay finished. Runner after runner picks it up and relays it to the front-runners, where a battle of epic proportion ensues to get Carl’s hat acro
Max
Price: Free! Words: 29,360. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Max Aries, a skinny twenty-seven year-old could leap up and snare a football thrown fifteen feet over his head. He could punt a football ninety yards in the air. Kick a seventy-yard field goal. Bend a steel bar, then straighten it out. Max joined a mediocre professional football team, and made them Super Bowl Champions. In short, Max Aries was out of this world. Literally