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John Madden's Heroes of Football
Illustrated with photos, sidebars, and analytical charts, the story of football is told by the man who defined the game. Full-color photos and illustrations.
Hardcover, 80 pages
Published August 17th 2006 by Dutton Juvenile
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This is the stupidest book i have EVER read in my whole life. That may be just because when i was reading it i could tell you exactly what is going to be said next because i really know alot about football. On the other hand it makes me feel kinda cool and smart in a way because not all people can say they know all that stuff. That is the only reason i havent burned the stupid book yet. I actually got bored while sports was in my mind. I might have liked the book only if i just learn one thing. ...more
In this book John Madden wrote everthing that he knew about football. i learned how football began. it was origonated from rugby. but the first people that played it was on a very small field on their knees. football had many different names. The college teams started playing before they made a professional football team. At first there was only a few colleges that played this highly agressive sport. Slowly but shirly more colleges enduss this sport. Them they started a professional team. They ...more
I thought the book was great because there was a lot of information in the text. I liked that it had a ton of text because it gives you more information than just looking at pictures. I thought the pictures were great because they made you feel like you were on the sidelines and they were very detailed.
John Madden is a former American professional football player in the National Football League, a former head coach with the Oakland Raiders in the American Football League and later the NFL, and a former color commentator for NFL telecasts. In 2006, he was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in recognition of his coaching career. He is also widely known for the long-running Madden NFL ...more