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The Resource The complete idiot's guide to understanding football like a pro, by Joe Theismann with Brian Tarcy

The complete idiot's guide to understanding football like a pro, by Joe Theismann with Brian Tarcy

Label
The complete idiot's guide to understanding football like a pro
Title
The complete idiot's guide to understanding football like a pro
Statement of responsibility
by Joe Theismann with Brian Tarcy
Title variation
Understanding football like a pro
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the rules and lore of football along with information on the players' positions, coaching, strategies, the impact of television on the game, and the joys of being a football fan
Cataloging source
IHS
Dewey number
796.332
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV951
LC item number
.T54 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The complete idiot's guide to understanding football like a pro, by Joe Theismann with Brian Tarcy
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0716/97071183-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
So you want to be a Monday morning quarterback -- Looking at the field and the ball -- You get six points to do what? -- Every player has a different job -- Coaching: win or get fired -- Understanding the lore -- The quarterback is the movie star -- The offensive line: they called mine "the hogs" -- The receivers: glue on their fingers and rockets in their shoes -- The running backs: great ones control games -- Strategies: a lot of ways to go 80 yards or one -- Advanced offensive strategies: like rocket science -- The guys who control the chaos -- The defensive line: get the ball, hit the quarterback -- Linebackers do everything -- The secondary: the last best hope -- Strategies: attack or react -- Advanced defensive strategies -- Special teams really are special -- College football: more than marching bands and cheerleaders -- The NFL: the best in the world -- The road to the Super Bowl -- The business and the game -- Television and the media: the show about the show -- Game gear: what to wear -- The joy of being a fan -- Rivalries: the essence of it all
Control code
423013
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xix, 328 p.
Isbn
9780028617435
Lccn
97071183
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm37330550
  • (OCoLC)37330550
Label
The complete idiot's guide to understanding football like a pro, by Joe Theismann with Brian Tarcy
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0716/97071183-d.html
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
So you want to be a Monday morning quarterback -- Looking at the field and the ball -- You get six points to do what? -- Every player has a different job -- Coaching: win or get fired -- Understanding the lore -- The quarterback is the movie star -- The offensive line: they called mine "the hogs" -- The receivers: glue on their fingers and rockets in their shoes -- The running backs: great ones control games -- Strategies: a lot of ways to go 80 yards or one -- Advanced offensive strategies: like rocket science -- The guys who control the chaos -- The defensive line: get the ball, hit the quarterback -- Linebackers do everything -- The secondary: the last best hope -- Strategies: attack or react -- Advanced defensive strategies -- Special teams really are special -- College football: more than marching bands and cheerleaders -- The NFL: the best in the world -- The road to the Super Bowl -- The business and the game -- Television and the media: the show about the show -- Game gear: what to wear -- The joy of being a fan -- Rivalries: the essence of it all
Control code
423013
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xix, 328 p.
Isbn
9780028617435
Lccn
97071183
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm37330550
  • (OCoLC)37330550

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