Believe it or not this book is still in circulation! All they need to do is just change the title to Pro Football Heroes of Yesterday. I remember these guys from when my dad talked football to my clueless pre-teen self.
Gale Sayers: Star Running Back May 1973 Submitter: I believe this is an awful book because I was a tween when the movie Brian’s Song, starring James Caan and Billy D. Williams, appeared on television, and I am now of retireable
Strategies of the Great Football Coaches Nuwer 1988 Submitter: I was horrified to find Joe Paterno featured in this book about great football coaches. It is from a high school library. Funny how the quotes and chapter titles can be
Touched: The Jerry Sandusky Story Sandusky with Richeal 2000 Submitter: Hello, I’m a librarian in [NY] and a huge college football fan. Shortly after the sex abuse scandal at Penn State I decided to look on amazon and in our
I Want To Be A Football Player Baker 1972 Looking at the illustrations, I was going to guess this book was much older. I guess I should also cop to the fact that I am older than dirt and I
O.J. Simpson: Football’s Record Rusher Felser 1974 Submitter:Hard to recall a time when “O.J. Simpson” connoted “great football player” in the zeitgeist. Oddly enough, he didn’t play for the (Ford) Broncos, but for the Buffalo Bills. This is the last
Make the Team in Football Anderson 1961 My knowledge of football is limited to the fact that the Detroit Lions are unlikely to see a Superbowl in my lifetime. I cannot comment on if the rules of play have significantly
America’s First Football Game Swinburne 1978 Submitter: I don’t know what possessed anyone to buy this. There is not a single picture in the book that is well done. The jester playing football was my favorite. Oddly, this book has