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The Forgettables: A Minor League Odyssey
     

The Forgettables: A Minor League Odyssey

by Jay Acton
 
This is the unforgettable, bittersweet portrait of a minor league football team in the heartland of America-Pottstown, Pa. The legendary Pottstown Firebirds, led by the zany quarterback Jim "King" Corcoran, coached by the crafty Dave DiFilippo, and owned by underwear tycoon Ed Gruber, would put together a championship season like no other.

(For a television

Overview

This is the unforgettable, bittersweet portrait of a minor league football team in the heartland of America-Pottstown, Pa. The legendary Pottstown Firebirds, led by the zany quarterback Jim "King" Corcoran, coached by the crafty Dave DiFilippo, and owned by underwear tycoon Ed Gruber, would put together a championship season like no other.

(For a television treatment of the Firebirds see "Lost Treasures of the NFL, Vol. 7)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781940059235
Publisher:
Steinway Press
Publication date:
11/29/2013
Pages:
332
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.74(d)

Meet the Author

Jay Acton is the author of five books. He is also a former editor, reporter and magazine writer. He has been a literary agent and owner of a radio station. He co-owned and ran minor league teams for the Chicago White Sox, Pittsburgh Pirates and Seattle Mariners. He works as a public interest lawyer in New York City.

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