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Chasing the Bear: How Bear Bryant and Nick Saban Made Alabama the Greatest College Football Program of All Time

A captivating comparison of two legendary figures in college football that will draw interest from all football fans.

The People's Team: An Illustrated History of the Green Bay Packers

The Packers have a national following and a history unlike any other. This beautiful book chronicles that legacy exceedingly well.

NFL Century: The One-Hundred-Year Rise of America's Greatest Sports League

This engagingly written chronicle of the most powerful and influential sports league in American history should be of wide interest.

NFL 100: A Century of Pro Football

This appealing book contains a nice selection of text excerpts, but it doesn’t quite measure up to the NFL’s 75th anniversary celebration tribute.

Shula: The Coach of the NFL's Greatest Generation

This is the most thorough biography yet of this seminal NFL figure, but it does not equal Ribowsky’s best work.

War Football: World War I and the Birth of the NFL

For anyone interested in the early days of football and its interaction with the U.S. military, this book will prove to be a valuable reference.

Tough Luck: Sid Luckman, Murder Inc., and the Rise of the Modern NFL

A terrific read that should draw interest from all general nonfiction readers

Blood, Sweat, and Tears: Jake Gaither, Florida A&M, and the History of Black College Football

A valuable resource for future scholars and for anyone interested in black college football.

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