Football for the Utterly Confused / Edition 1

Football for the Utterly Confused / Edition 1

by Tom Flores, Bob O'Connor
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0071628584

ISBN-13: 9780071628587

Pub. Date: 07/20/2009

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

“There is something here for anyone who wants to coach or have a better understanding of the game. . . . It fills the gaps in many areas that aficionados may not even think about.”
—Jon Gruden, Super Bowl winning coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

If you're new to football or share the couch with a die-hard fan, this is the book that tackles

Overview

“There is something here for anyone who wants to coach or have a better understanding of the game. . . . It fills the gaps in many areas that aficionados may not even think about.”
—Jon Gruden, Super Bowl winning coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

If you're new to football or share the couch with a die-hard fan, this is the book that tackles your toughest questions about what's happening on the field.

Football for the Utterly Confused provides in-depth coverage of the rules, the positions, the scoring, the jargon, and the players on each side of the ball. Don't just walk by while others talk about last night's game. Join the fun with what you learn in this play-by-play guide.

Let these Utterly Simple icons guide you!

  • What to Watch For
  • Clues you in to key points in the game and on the field
  • From the Playbook
  • Defines all the terms you'll need to know to talk the talk
  • Historically Speaking
  • Puts all the details of how the game works in context, with stories of the greatest coaches, players, and games ever played

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071628587
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
07/20/2009
Edition description:
Original
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

1. The Rules

2. The Positions

3. What the Offense is Doing

4. What the Defense is Doing

5. Points on the Board

6. Penalties

7, From High School to College to the Pros

8. Big Games, Rivalries, and Superstars

9. Traditions

10. What about my Fantasy Team?

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