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The Resource NFL century : the one-hundred-year rise of America's greatest sports league, Joe Horrigan

NFL century : the one-hundred-year rise of America's greatest sports league, Joe Horrigan

Label
NFL century : the one-hundred-year rise of America's greatest sports league
Title
NFL century
Title remainder
the one-hundred-year rise of America's greatest sports league
Statement of responsibility
Joe Horrigan
Title variation
National Football League century
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the executive director of the NFL Hall of Fame comes a sweeping and lively history of the NFL, timed to coincide with the 100th anniversary season. Compelling, eye-opening, and authoritative, it is a must-read for NFL fans and anyone who loves the game of football
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Horrigan, Joe
Dewey number
796.332/64
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
  • GV954
  • GV959
LC item number
  • .H66 2019
  • .H66 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National Football League
  • National Football League
  • Football
  • National Football League
  • Football
  • United States
Label
NFL century : the one-hundred-year rise of America's greatest sports league, Joe Horrigan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- League talk -- A real sure-enough league -- Growing pains and a name change -- Red Grange turns pro -- February fallout -- Reduced, under lights, and indoors -- Television debuts -- The T-formation and the man-in-motion -- The NFL's first commissioner -- A world at war -- The NFL's four-year war -- The Cleveland Browns' NFL debut -- The NFL's final failed franchises -- The greatest game ever played and the legend of Johnny Unitas -- The "hunt" for a new league -- A compromise candidate, Congress, and TV -- Tough decisions -- A cease-fire and a merger -- Super Bowls I-IV -- Monday Night Football -- The immaculate reception -- A starting quarterback -- The perfect coach for a perfect season -- A rules change, and the decade of the running back -- "Super" defenses -- Rozelle fights through the NFL's lost decade -- The 49ers strike gold -- Tags! You're it -- Jerry Jones buys a team, fires a coach, and gives birth to "the Triplets" -- The Rooney rule -- The NFL responds to national crises -- Krafting a winner-- the New England patriots -- The last commissioner of the NFL's first century
Control code
on1077956737
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 370 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates (chiefly color)
Isbn
9781984825278
Lccn
2018057907
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1077956737
Label
NFL century : the one-hundred-year rise of America's greatest sports league, Joe Horrigan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- League talk -- A real sure-enough league -- Growing pains and a name change -- Red Grange turns pro -- February fallout -- Reduced, under lights, and indoors -- Television debuts -- The T-formation and the man-in-motion -- The NFL's first commissioner -- A world at war -- The NFL's four-year war -- The Cleveland Browns' NFL debut -- The NFL's final failed franchises -- The greatest game ever played and the legend of Johnny Unitas -- The "hunt" for a new league -- A compromise candidate, Congress, and TV -- Tough decisions -- A cease-fire and a merger -- Super Bowls I-IV -- Monday Night Football -- The immaculate reception -- A starting quarterback -- The perfect coach for a perfect season -- A rules change, and the decade of the running back -- "Super" defenses -- Rozelle fights through the NFL's lost decade -- The 49ers strike gold -- Tags! You're it -- Jerry Jones buys a team, fires a coach, and gives birth to "the Triplets" -- The Rooney rule -- The NFL responds to national crises -- Krafting a winner-- the New England patriots -- The last commissioner of the NFL's first century
Control code
on1077956737
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 370 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates (chiefly color)
Isbn
9781984825278
Lccn
2018057907
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1077956737

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