Crash of the Titans: The Early Years of the New York Jets and the AFL

Crash of the Titans: The Early Years of the New York Jets and the AFL

by Bill J. Ryczek, William J. Ryczek
     
 

On the 40th anniversary of the American Football League, a sports historian tells the story of the renegade league. Ten years before Joe Namath and his Jets earned a place in New York's heart, a ragged team called the Titans played in the Polo Grounds. Owned by the controversial Harry Wismer, the team succeeded on the field but languished at the box office, surviving…  See more details below

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On the 40th anniversary of the American Football League, a sports historian tells the story of the renegade league. Ten years before Joe Namath and his Jets earned a place in New York's heart, a ragged team called the Titans played in the Polo Grounds. Owned by the controversial Harry Wismer, the team succeeded on the field but languished at the box office, surviving only from 1959 to 1963.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781892129277
Publisher:
Total Sports Publishing
Publication date:
09/28/2000
Pages:
335
Product dimensions:
6.37(w) x 9.31(h) x 0.92(d)

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