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Faith in the Game
Faith in the Game
Written by Tom Osborne
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ISBN: 9780307484567
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Faith in the Game
Lessons on Football, Work, and Life
Written by Tom Osborne


Format: eBook, 172 pages
On Sale: December 10, 2008
Price: $11.99

As head coach of the University of Nebraska Cornhuskers for twenty-five years, Tom Osborne had one of the most impressive records in college football. Before retiring in 1997, he took his team to a bowl game every year, won three national championships in the last four years he coached, and ended... Read more >
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America's Game
America's Game
Written by Michael MacCambridge
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ISBN: 9780307481436
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America's Game

Written by Michael MacCambridge


Format: eBook, 608 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2008
Price: $13.99

It’s difficult to imagine today—when the Super Bowl has virtually become a national holiday and the National Football League is the country’s dominant sports entity—but pro football was once a ramshackle afterthought on the margins of the American sports landscape. In the span of a single generation in postwar America, the... Read more >
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Instant Replay
Instant Replay
Written by Jerry Kramer
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ISBN: 9780307486325
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The Green Bay Diary of Jerry Kramer
Written by Jerry Kramer


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2008
Price: $11.99

In 1967, when Jerry Kramer was a thirty-one-year-old Green Bay Packers offensive lineman, in his tenth year with the team, he decided to keep a diary of the season. “Perhaps, by setting down my daily thoughts and observations,” he wrote, “I’ll be able to understand precisely what it is that draws... Read more >
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Meat Market
Meat Market
Written by Bruce Feldman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781933060682
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Meat Market
Inside the Smash-Mouth World of College Football Recruiting
Written by Bruce Feldman


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $16.00

"One of the most insightful books ever written about college football."
- The New York Times

"Easily among the best sports books of the new millennium."
- Paul Finebaum, columnist and radio host



In this unprecedented look at college football’s secret season, Bruce Feldman rips the cover off the game’s frenzied pursuit of raw... Read more >
Giants Among Men
Giants Among Men
Written by Jack Cavanaugh
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ISBN: 9781588366979
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Giants Among Men
The Smartest Football Team There Ever Was
Written by Jack Cavanaugh


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 7, 2008
Price: $13.99

From the mid-1950s to the early 1960s, when basketball’s Boston Celtics were piecing together a run for the ages, when Montreal’s Canadiens were in the midst of notching a record-setting five straight Stanley Cups, and when the New York Yankees were the once-and-future kings of the diamond, one team boosted the... Read more >
It Never Rains in Tiger Stadium
It Never Rains in Tiger Stadium
Written by John Ed Bradley
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ISBN: 9781933060675
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It Never Rains in Tiger Stadium

Written by John Ed Bradley


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2008
Price: $15.00

"The best sports book of the year."
- Sports Illustrated

"John Ed Bradley says that all he ever wanted to do was to leave behind a pretty piece of writing. Here it is-a wonderful blend of honest introspection, passionate reporting, and superb storytelling. One of the best books I have read in... Read more >
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The GM
The GM
Written by Tom Callahan
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ISBN: 9780307394613
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The GM
A Football life, a Final Season, and a Last Laugh
Written by Tom Callahan


Format: Trade Paperback, 312 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $16.00

A LOOK AT THE NFL’S TOUGHEST JOB, A MAN WHO MASTERED IT, AND THE ART OF WINNING CHAMPIONSHIPS

With a New Chapter on the Giants’ Super Bowl Triumph

The GM is a chronicle of the NFL spanning the last three and a half decades, told through the eyes of legendary general manager Ernie... Read more >
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The Express
The Express
Written by Robert C. Gallagher
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ISBN: 9780345510860
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The Express
The Ernie Davis Story
Written by Robert C. Gallagher


Format: Trade Paperback, 210 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2008
Price: $14.00

“He could do it all, beat every opponent . . . except one.”
–plaque honoring Ernie Davis, in the lobby of Elmira Free Academy

Ernie Davis was an All-American on the gridiron, and a man of integrity off the field. A multi-sport high school star in Elmira, New York, Davis went on to... Read more >
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The Express
The Express
Written by Robert C. Gallagher
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ISBN: 9780345510877
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The Express
The Ernie Davis Story
Written by Robert C. Gallagher


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 2, 2008
Price: $9.99

“He could do it all, beat every opponent . . . except one.”
–plaque honoring Ernie Davis, in the lobby of Elmira Free Academy

Ernie Davis was an All-American on the gridiron, and a man of integrity off the field. A multi-sport high school star in Elmira, New York, Davis went on to... Read more >
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The Genius
The Genius
Written by David Harris
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ISBN: 9781588368102
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The Genius
How Bill Walsh Reinvented Football and Created an NFL Dynasty
Written by David Harris


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 2, 2008
Price: $13.99

The Genius is the gripping and definitive account of Bill Walsh’s career and how he built a football dynasty from the rubble of a fallen franchise. David Harris gives a stellar account of the silver-haired sophisticate from humble working-class roots who was hired as head coach and general manager of the... Read more >
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Carlisle vs. Army
Carlisle vs. Army
Written by Lars Anderson
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ISBN: 9780812977318
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Carlisle vs. Army
Jim Thorpe, Dwight Eisenhower, Pop Warner, and the Forgotten Story of Football's Greatest Battle
Written by Lars Anderson


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2008
Price: $16.00

In this stunning work of narrative nonfiction, Lars Anderson recounts one of college football’s greatest contests: Carlisle vs. Army, the fateful 1912 gridiron clash that had far-reaching implications both real and symbolic.

The story centers on three men: Glenn “Pop” Warner, who came to the Carlisle Indian School in 1903 and saw... Read more >
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Carlisle vs. Army
Carlisle vs. Army
Written by Lars Anderson
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ISBN: 9781588366986
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Carlisle vs. Army
Jim Thorpe, Dwight Eisenhower, Pop Warner, and the Forgotten Story of Football's Greatest Battle
Written by Lars Anderson


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 12, 2008
Price: $11.99

A stunning work of narrative nonfiction, Carlisle vs. Army recounts the fateful 1912 gridiron clash that pitted one of America’s finest athletes, Jim Thorpe, against the man who would become one of the nation’s greatest heroes, Dwight D. Eisenhower. But beyond telling the tale of this momentous event, Lars Anderson also... Read more >
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Go Long!
Go Long!
Written by Jerry Rice and Brian Curtis
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ISBN: 9780345496126
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Go Long!
My Journey Beyond the Game and the Fame
Written by Jerry Rice and Brian Curtis


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: January 29, 2008
Price: $14.00

In Go Long! Jerry Rice shares the inspirational lessons and empowering practices that have helped him attain success, both on the football field and off. Through the ups and downs of Rice’s life and incomparable career, we discover how self-motivation, determination, and humility are the keys to achievement and true fulfillment... Read more >
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Backyard Brawl
Backyard Brawl
Written by W.K. Stratton
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ISBN: 9780307419835
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Backyard Brawl
Inside the Blood Feud Between Texas and Texas A&M
Written by W.K. Stratton


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

It happens once a year, creating a seismic divide throughout the country. It pits brother against brother. It breaks up business deals. It ruins relationships. And once it’s finished, all both sides want is for another year to pass by so they can do it again. It is the Texas/Texas A&... Read more >
Every Week a Season
Every Week a Season
Written by Brian Curtis
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ISBN: 9780307415196
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Every Week a Season
A Journey Inside Big-Time College Football
Written by Brian Curtis


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

“Brian Curtis tells the stories behind the stories. He brings the meetings, practice sessions, recruiting calls and game day experience to light like never before. Fans who want to know what goes on behind the scenes will find out in this book.”
–RON ZOOK, head football coach, the University of Florida

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How Good Do You Want to Be?
How Good Do You Want to Be?
Written by Nick Saban and Brian Curtis
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ISBN: 9780307415554
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How Good Do You Want to Be?
A Champion's Tips on How to Lead and Succeed at Work and in Life
Written by Nick Saban and Brian Curtis


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

He guided LSU to its first football championship in forty-five years. He turned down countless offers from professional teams to stay with the job he loves. Now Nick Saban reveals the secrets that will help you lead and succeed at work and in life.

Excellence doesn’t happen overnight. It comes from hard... Read more >
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The Only Game That Matters
The Only Game That Matters
Written by Bernard M. Corbett and Paul Simpson, Foreword by Edward M. Kennedy and George E. Pataki
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ISBN: 9780307422255
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The Only Game That Matters
The Harvard/Yale Rivalry
Written by Bernard M. Corbett and Paul Simpson
Foreword by Edward M. Kennedy and George E. Pataki


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

As Harvard graduate Roger Angell once said, “The Game picks us up each November and holds us for two hours and...all of us, homeward bound, sense that we are different yet still the same. It is magic.”

For hundreds of thousands of alumni and fans, the annual clash between Harvard and Yale...

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The GM
The GM
Written by Tom Callahan
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ISBN: 9780307406835
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The GM
The Inside Story of a Dream Job and the Nightmares that Go with It
Written by Tom Callahan


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

In the summer of 2006, the NFL’s most senior general manager, Ernie Accorsi, invited Tom Callahan “inside” the Giants organization to experience a season—Accorsi’s last—from the front office, the locker room, the sidelines, and the tunnel. Tom made no promises, except that he’d bring to the project the same fairness and... Read more >
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Johnny U
Johnny U
Written by Tom Callahan
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ISBN: 9781400081400
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Johnny U
The Life and Times of John Unitas
Written by Tom Callahan


Format: Trade Paperback, 328 pages
On Sale: August 28, 2007
Price: $15.00

In a time “when men played football for something less than a living and something more than money,” John Unitas was the ultimate quarterback. Rejected by Notre Dame, discarded by the Pittsburgh Steelers, he started on a Pennsylvania sandlot making six dollars a game and ended as the most commanding presence... Read more >
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How Good Do You Want to Be?
How Good Do You Want to Be?
Written by Nick Saban and Brian Curtis
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ISBN: 9780345500847
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How Good Do You Want to Be?
A Champion's Tips on How to Lead and Succeed at Work and in Life
Written by Nick Saban and Brian Curtis


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: January 23, 2007
Price: $16.00

He guided LSU to its first football championship in forty-five years. He turned down countless offers from professional teams to stay with the job he loves. Now Nick Saban reveals the secrets that will help you lead and succeed at work and in life.

Excellence doesn’t happen overnight. It comes from hard... Read more >
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The Blind Side
The Blind Side
Written by Michael Lewis, Read by Stephen Hoye
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9781415933053
Our Price: $20.00

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The Blind Side
Evolution of a Game
Written by Michael Lewis
Read by Stephen Hoye


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 17, 2006
Price: $20.00

In football, as in life, the value we place on people changes with the rules of the games they play.
When we first meet the young man at the center of this extraordinary and moving story, he is one of thirteen children by a mother addicted to crack; he does not know... Read more >
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The Blind Side
The Blind Side
Written by Michael Lewis, Read by Grover Gardner
Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739340547
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The Blind Side
Evolution of a Game
Written by Michael Lewis
Read by Grover Gardner


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 26, 2006
Price: $15.00

In football, as in life, the value we place on people changes with the rules of the games they play.
When we first meet the young man at the center of this extraordinary and moving story, he is one of thirteen children by a mother addicted to crack; he does not know... Read more >
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Instant Replay
Instant Replay
Written by Jerry Kramer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385517454
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Instant Replay
The Green Bay Diary of Jerry Kramer
Written by Jerry Kramer


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: September 5, 2006
Price: $26.95

In 1967, when Jerry Kramer was a thirty-one-year-old Green Bay Packers offensive lineman, in his tenth year with the team, he decided to keep a diary of the season. “Perhaps, by setting down my daily thoughts and observations,” he wrote, “I’ll be able to understand precisely what it is that draws... Read more >
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America's Game
America's Game
Written by Michael MacCambridge
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ISBN: 9780375725067
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America's Game

Written by Michael MacCambridge


Format: Trade Paperback, 608 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2005
Price: $17.95

It’s difficult to imagine today—when the Super Bowl has virtually become a national holiday and the National Football League is the country’s dominant sports entity—but pro football was once a ramshackle afterthought on the margins of the American sports landscape. In the span of a single generation in postwar America, the... Read more >
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Every Week a Season
Every Week a Season
Written by Brian Curtis
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ISBN: 9780345483379
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Every Week a Season
A Journey Inside Big-Time College Football
Written by Brian Curtis


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: August 30, 2005
Price: $14.95

“Brian Curtis tells the stories behind the stories. He brings the meetings, practice sessions, recruiting calls and game day experience to light like never before. Fans who want to know what goes on behind the scenes will find out in this book.”
–RON ZOOK, head football coach, the University of Florida

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