The Asterisk: A Fan's Grievance On Cheating And Rule Manipulation In The NFL

The Asterisk: A Fan's Grievance On Cheating And Rule Manipulation In The NFL

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781732593824
Publisher: Asterisk Press
Publication date: 08/25/2018
Pages: 254
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.53(d)

About the Author

Vern Nicholson is a lifelong fan of professional football who believes we all need to have a conversation about the legitimacy of the Patriots' success over the past two decades. Thus: The Asterisk.

Vern has been a small business owner and marketing executive and has lived in New Hampshire for over 15 years. He authored the Digital Marketing guide, Farming A Marketing Explosion, and develops successful marketing campaigns for small businesses across the country.

Table of Contents

DEDICATION Page: V

EPIGRAPH Page: VI

CONTENTS Page: VII

PREFACE Page: XI

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS Page: XVI

INTRODUCTION A FAN’S GRIEVANCE Page: 1

PROLOGUE Page: 7

Chapter 1 Page 15 ROGER GOODELL’S LEADERSHIP

Chapter 2 Page 28 NFL’S AFFIRMATIVE ACTION

Chapter 3 Page 34 SUPER BOWL LI

Chapter 4 Page 45 STEEL COMPARISON

Chapter 5 Page 71 NIGHTMARE ON DECEMBER 17TH

Chapter 6 Page 78 SPYGATE AND DEFLATEGATE

Chapter 7 Page 106 IN THE NAME OF SAFETY

Chapter 8 Page 123 NFL REORDER OF THINGS

Chapter 9 Page 139 DROP-BACK VS ZONE-READ PASSERS

Chapter 10 Page 164 THE GOAT FANTASY & THE LITTLE ASTERISK

Chapter 11 Page 194 FAN BASE ARGUMENTS

Chapter 12 Page 208 SOLUTIONS FOR THE DAMAGE DONE

APPENDIX Page 217

NOTES Page 219 - 224

ABOUT THE AUTHOR Page 227

INDEX Pages: 229-235

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