Football

Sports Illustrated Blood, Sweat & Chalk: The Ultimate Football Playbook: How the Great Coaches Built Today’s Game

Sports Illustrated Blood, Sweat & Chalk: The U...

The modern game of football is filled with plays and formations with names like the Counter Trey, the Wildcat, the Zone Blitz and the Cover Two. They have become part of the sport’s vernacular, and yet for many fans they remain just names, often confusing ones. To rectify that, Tim Layden has drilled deep into the core of the game to reveal not only how these chalkboard X’s and O’s really work on the field,...
The Football Coaching Bible (The Coaching Bible Series)

The Football Coaching Bible (The Coaching Bible Se...

The Football Coaching Bible features many of the game’s most successful coaches. Each shares the special insight, advice, and strategies they’ve used to field championship-winning teams season after season. The 27 chapter contributing coaches span six decades of the sport and reach into every corner of the United States. The impressive list of contributors: Joe Paterno Hayden Fry Phil Fulmer Dick Foster Grant...
Sports Illustrated The Football Book Expanded Edition

Sports Illustrated The Football Book Expanded Edit...

The NFL has never been hotter–witness the $21.4 billion it will rake in on the TV-rights deals now in place (not to mention its own network), the proliferation of football news and information and the game’s booming popularity among sports fans, including the 23 millioin who read SPORTS ILLUSTRATED every week. These 320 pages capture, in breathtaking words and pictures, the essence of America’s game: the...
The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Football (2nd Edition)

The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Football (2nd ...

The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Understanding Football, Second Edition, provides new and intermediate football fans with all the information they need to understand and enjoy football. From high school to the NFL, coverage includes the basics of offense and defense, players, rules, strategies and even what to wear! New coverage for this edition includes: the draft – how it works for teams and players including...
Get Your Own Damn Beer, I’m Watching the Game!: A Woman’s Guide to Loving Pro Football

Get Your Own Damn Beer, I’m Watching the Gam...

Finally, a chicks guide to the game that is smart, knowledgeable, and thoroughly female. If I wasnt already a football fan, this book would turn me into one.Star Jones Reynolds,co-host of ABCs The ViewYear after year, Sunday afternoons and Monday nights during the NFL season have belonged to men. While they cheer and argue play calls, the women in their lives are relegated to beer and chip detail. Its time for these women to...
Take Your Eye Off the Ball: How to Watch Football by Knowing Where to Look

Take Your Eye Off the Ball: How to Watch Football ...

Today’s NFL fans have more viewing options than ever before. Each and every week, football addicts plant themselves in front of big-screen, high-definition TVs and watch the game they love unfold via slow-motion replays and multiple camera angles, pausing and fast-forwarding the action on their DVRs as they please. Yet while more and more football fans are watching the NFL each week, many of them don’t know...
The Everything Kids’ Football Book: The all-time greats, legendary teams, today’s superstars–and tips on playing like a pro (Everything Kids Series)

The Everything Kids’ Football Book: The all-...

Do You Know: What team has won the most Super Bowls? What a screen pass is–or a zone blitz?Who is the only defensive player ever to win the Heisman Trophy? Score a touchdown with these game-winning fun facts, strategies, and puzzles! Completely revised and updated, this guide answers these questions and more! Filled with the latest stats, tackle-worthy trivia, and 30 fun puzzles, this pass-rushing book shows you how...
God and Football: Faith and Fanaticism in the SEC

God and Football: Faith and Fanaticism in the SEC...

In 2008 over six million people attended an SEC football game. They spent thousands on season tickets, donated millions to athletic departments, and for three months a year ordered their entire lives around the schedule of their favorite team. As a Christian, Gibbs knows he cannot serve two masters, but at times his faith is overwhelmed by his fanaticism. He is not alone. Gibbs and his six million friends do not live...
Football Hero

Football Hero...

Ty Lewis can’t believe it when Coach V recruits him for the football team. This is Ty’s big chance to prove how fast he is on the field, get a fresh start in a new school, and be like his older brother, Thane “Tiger” Lewis, who’s about to graduate from collegeand is being courted by the NFL. But Ty’s guardian, Uncle Gus, won’t let him play. Uncle Gus needs Ty to scrub floors and...