Tag Archives: Football

Tough Luck

by R. D. Rosen

A remarkable tale of a golden son and his disgraced father, layered over the unforgettable era of Brooklyn mobsters and the rise of the…

We Own This Game

by Robert Andrew Powell

“In tackling. . . complex topics, and providing context for the intense competition, Powell elevates We Own This Game well above the average sports…

Playing Through the Whistle

by S. L. Price

From a Sports Illustrated senior writer, a moving epic of football and industrial America, telling the story of Aliquippa, Pennsylvania, its now-shuttered steel mill,…

Dream Season

by Bob Cowser, Jr.

“Finally, the ultimate fan book. . . . You can almost feel Cowser’s aches and pains. . . . You can’t help thinking back…

Bringing the Heat

by Mark Bowden

“Among the best football books ever.” –Kirkus Reviews

The Best Game Ever

by Mark Bowden

“Entertaining and informative narration . . . [Bowden] frames the picture with a wide lens, but then focuses on the roles and lives of…