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Paying the Price: A Life In Football...and Beyond

by Earnel Durden

In PAYING THE PRICE: A LIFE IN FOOTBALL...AND BEYOND, Earnel Durden traces his life from tumultuous post-war Los Angeles to his time as an assistant coach for the San Diego Chargers and beyond. From his college-career—and...


Soccer in Brazil

by Martin Curi

No other national stereotype in the world is so closely tied with a sport, as Brazil is with football. The five-time world champions have constructed their national identity around this sport. Perhaps for this...


The Last Coach: A Life of Paul "Bear" Bryant

by Allen Barra

The explosive biography of the greatest college football coach in history. When Paul William "Bear" Bryant died on January 26, 1983, it was the lead story on the all three networks' evening news. New York City...


A Coach in Progress: Marshall Football¿A Story of Survival and Revival

by Patrick Garbin, Red Dawson & Bobby Bowden

A Coach in Progress depicts the catastrophe of the Southern Airways flight that crashed en route to Huntington, West Virginia, in 1970, killing all seventy-five passengers on board: players, coaches, and boosters...


Chasing Perfection: The Principles Behind Winning Football the De La Salle Way

by Bob Ladouceur & Neil Hayes

A coaching legend shares techniques, philosophies, and team-building exercises applicable beyond the playing field

 

In 1979, when Bob Ladouceur took over the head football coaching job at De La Salle high...


Cheating Is Encouraged: A Hard-Nosed History of the 1970s Raiders

by Mike Siani & Kristine Setting Clark

Straight from the mouths of the legends of the Silver and Black, Cheating Is Encouraged recapitulates the many as infamous stories from the last team to play “outlaw” football.

Regardless of whether you loved...


Saban: The Making of a Coach

by Monte Burke

Instant New York Times Bestseller

“Insidery, detailed, and absorbing. Come for the chapter titled ‘Why Can’t He Be Happy’ and stay for the one called ‘Miami Vice.’” —Sports Illustrated

A defining...


Controlled Chaos: Chip Kelly's Football Revolution

by Mark Saltviet

The author of THE TAO OF CHIP KELLY returns with deep insight into the mind of one of the NFL's most innovative and increasingly controversial coaches.

The 2014 off-season saw the excitement of Chip Kelly's...


A Civil War: Army vs. Navy Tag - A Year Inside College Football's Purest Rivalry

by John Feinstein

Feinstein follows the Army and Navy football teams through the 1994 season, culminating with an account of the dramatic December face-off, and brings to life one of the oldest and most heated rivalries in American...


Football: The Players, The Records, The Superbowls

by Ron Martirano

For Football addicts, the sport is more than just a game. It’s a fantasy team, a legend, a total family fiasco. Football, The Players, The Records, The Superbowls, celebrates years of the sport, covering the...


The Ice Bowl: The Green Bay Packers and Dallas Cowboys Season of 1967

by Mike Shropshire

Some athletes never stop playing. Some rivalries transcend the gridiron. Some games last forever.

The Green Bay Packers and Dallas Cowboys engaged in a fierce rivalry in the 1966 season, culminating in the Packers...


Captain Crash and the Dallas Cowboys: From Sideline to Goal Line with Cliff Harris

by Cliff Harris & Gene Stallings

How does it feel to see your name among the Cowboys greats in Texas Stadium’s Ring of Honor? What was it like to be recruited by professional scouts? What happened to the guy who hooked Randy White in the...


The Storm and the Tide: Tragedy, Hope, and Triumph in Tuscaloosa

by Lars Anderson

THE MOVING STORY OF HOW A SHARED TRAGEDY INSPIRED A COLLEGE FOOTBALL DYNASTY

On April 27, 2011, a powerful tornado ripped through the heart of Tuscaloosa, Ala., leaving 53 dead and a path of unimaginable devastation....


When the Game Stands Tall, Special Movie Edition: The Story of the De La Salle Spartans and Football's Longest Winning Streak

by Neil Hayes & John Madden

Revised and updated edition of the book to accompany the major motion picture directed by Thomas Carter and starring Jim Caviezel, Alexander Ludwig, Laura Dern, and Clancy Brown.

This insider’s account of the...


God's Coach: The Hymns, Hype, and Hypocrisy of Tom Landry's Cowboys

by Skip Bayless

“No football fan will want to miss this one.” —PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

“A searing character study…a breathless, can’t-put-it-down read.” —LOS ANGELES TIMES

“As savvy, dirt-dishing expose.” —KIRKUS...


The Water Boy

by Bob Ackles & Ian Mulgrew

When Bobby Ackles became the B.C. Lions' original water boy, he probably never dreamed that he would lead the team to a Grey Cup victory over 50 years later. From his earliest days with the team to becoming...


The Tao of Chip Kelly: Lessons from America's Most Innovative Coach

by Mark Saltveit

“Having studied Kelly's time at Oregon extensively, Saltveit has written the book on Kelly. Literally.” —Dan Graziano, ESPN.

During his four years as football coach at the University of Oregon, Chip Kelly...


Monsters: The 1985 Chicago Bears and the Wild Heart of Football

by Rich Cohen

The gripping account of a once-in-a-lifetime football team and their lone championship season

For Rich Cohen and millions of other fans, the 1985 Chicago Bears were more than a football team: they were the greatest...


21-194-13 Michgan Football's Greatest Era

by Barry Gallagher

Michigan Football's Greatest Era tells a sixty-three year story about the highs and lows of Michigan Football from 1948 to 2010. It details how the Wolverines slipped from the top of the college football world...


Riff, RAM, Bah, Zoo! Football Comes to Tcu

by Ezra Hood & Gary Patterson

Riff, Ram, Bah, Zoo,

Lickety Lickety, Zoo Zoo,

Who Wah, Wah Who,

Give 'em hell,

TCU!

Ezra Hood's Riff, Ram, Bah, Zoo! Football Comes to TCU (named after TCU's "Riff, Ram" cheer, one of the oldest known cheers in...