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Whittingham, Richard

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Source 2001

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 796.332 WHI

Miller, John J.

Summary: The never-before-fully-told story of how Theodore Roosevelt helped to save the game that would become America's most popular sport. During the late nineteenth century, the game of football was a work in progress that only remotely resembled the sport of today. There was no agreement about many of the basic rules, and it was incredibly violent and extremely dangerous. Numerous young men were...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.332 MIL

Gwynne, S. C. (Samuel C.)

Summary: "New York Times bestselling, award-winning historian S.C. Gwynne tells the incredible story of how Hal Mumme and Mike Leach--two unknown coaches who revolutionized American football in the 1980s, 1990s and 2000s--changed the way the game is played at every level, from high school to the NFL"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.332 GWY

Myers, Gary

Summary: "From Acclaimed sports journalist Gary Myers comes the definitive inside account of the greatest rivalry in NFL history. Tom Brady and Peyton Manning are perhaps the two greatest quarterbacks of all time. They are living legends who have come to embody the quarterback position and shape an entire generation of the NFL. They have also been fierce rivals every step of the way, and their many epic...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Archtype 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 796.332 MYE

Kryk, John

Summary: In Stagg vs. Yost: The Birth of Cutthroat Football, John Kryk brings to life a story that is both timeless and familiar to all football fans, indeed to all sports fans: one man’s obsession to end the pain of a long losing streak to a hated rival. This is the story of how Amos Stagg covertly punted many of the principles he espoused in order to dismantle one of the most powerful machines the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rowman & Littlefield 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.332 KRY

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Time Inc. Home Entertainment 2005

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 796.33264 FOO

Bryant, Howard

Summary: "Recounting momentous stories of football's past and present, and accompanied by iconic photos, Top Ten Lists to chew on and debate, and a Top 40-style Timeline of Key Moments, this comprehensive collection details twenty of the greatest Super Bowls in NFL history?and expands on their relevance within the larger scope of dynasties, giants of the coaching world, and marquee players making...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2015

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: Y 796.332 BRY

Celizic, Mike.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 1992

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.332 CEL

Summary: "Timed to coincide with the National Football League's 100th anniversary, NFL 100 celebrates the history of America's most popular and highly watched sport. From its humble beginnings in Canton, Ohio, to its emergence as a sport cherished by millions, all the key moments and famous athletes are honored within the pages of this handsomely produced book. In addition to the lively text, and action...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams 2019

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE
1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: OVS 796.332 NFL

Gilbert, Sara.

Summary: "A look at the origins, leaders, growth, and management of the NFL, the professional football league that was formed in 1920 and today governs 32 teams throughout the United States"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Creative Paperbacks 2012

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 796.332 GIL

Eubanks, Steve

Summary: In December of 2001, West Point cadet Chad Jenkins and Naval Academy midshipman Brian Stann faced off in the Army-Navy game and would not meet for another decade as they went to war, led soldiers, and witnessed and participated in events they never imagined possible.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 956.7044 EUB

Crepeau, Richard C.

Summary: "The National Football League was founded in 1920 as the American Football Association. At first is struggled in the shadow of baseball as a vaguely disreputable professional sport, and had trouble competing for athletes and fans. Through a series of mergers, moves between cities, and the advent of television, the NFL gradually grew into one of the nation's most successful professional sports,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Illinois Press 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.332 CRE

Freedman, Samuel G.

Summary: Looks at the 1967 football season leading up to that year's black college championship between Grambling College and Florida A&M, and how it fit into the civil rights struggles of the time.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.332 FRE

Gifford, Frank

Summary: A fiftieth anniversary tribute to the 1958 National Football League championship game between the New York Giants and the Baltimore Colts, told by a recipient of the MVP award, traces each team's story and winning season while evaluating the game's historical relevance.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2008

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: 796.332 GIF

Rice, Jerry

Summary: "As a three-time Super Bowl winner and Super Bowl MVP, Jerry Rice has firsthand knowledge of what it takes to win championships. In this celebration of the biggest game in professional sports, Rice counts down the fifty greatest moments from the grand, fifty-year history of the Super Bowl. Through scores of first-person accounts from the players and coaches themselves, readers get new and...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA 796.332 RIC

Doeden, Matt.

Summary: Presents a history of the college football championship, chronicling great games, notable dynasties, and what the future holds.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Millbrook Press 2016

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 796.332 DOE

Yomtov, Nelson

Summary: The hard-hitting excitement and careful strategy behind American football has helped make it one of the most popular sports in the world. Readers will learn what kind of gear they need to play, how the playing field is laid out, and what roles each position on a team plays. They will also learn how to practice football fundamentals and meet some of the biggest stars in the game's history.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2017

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 796.332 YOM

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 796.332 YOM

Bowden, Mark

Summary: Recreates the drama of Johnny Unitas's heroics in the 1958 sudden-death classic between the Baltimore Colts and the New York Giants.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 2008

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA 796.332 BOW

Bowden, Mark

Summary: The remarkable story of the 1958 NFL Championship game between the Colts and the Giants--considered by many to be the greatest football game ever played.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic Monthly Press 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.332 BOW

Freedman, Lew

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W W Norton & Co Inc 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.332 FRE

Revsine, Dave.

Summary: "By the face of The Big Ten Network, the story of the creation of the college football nation from 1890 to 1915, the intense media coverage, the academic fraud, recruiting scandals, shocking violence, new sports superstars, and the manifest destiny of football out of the Ivy League and to the Great Midwest"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lyons Press, an imprint of Globe Pequot Press 2014

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 796.332 Revsine 2014

Garber, Angus G.

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Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.H. Smith Publishers, Inc. 1988

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Carroll, Bob (Bob Newhardt)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 1993

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.332 CAR

Jaworski, Ron.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.332 JAW