I didn’t need physics when I played, but maybe some of these young guys do...
Whether your primary interest is popular science or pro football, you will enjoy FOOTBALL PHYSICS.
I think we’ll be seeing this book in a lot of NFL locker rooms.
Few former NFL running backs will be surprised to learn that Hall of Fame linebacker Dick Butkus tackled with the force of a small killer whale. But, for the rest of us, the scientific revelations of Dr. Timothy Gay's The Physics of Football will be new -- and purely painless. Did you know, for instance, that if Detroit Lions' speed demon Barry Sanders continued to accelerate at his usual rate, he would soon be traveling faster than the speed of sound? Required reading for Monday morning quarterbacks.