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Fourth and Long - a book by Bacon, John U.

Fourth and Long

The Fight for the Soul of College Football

Fourth and Long( )
Author: Bacon, John U.
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:Simon & Schuster
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $26.99
Book Description:

Why we love the game, what is at risk, and the fight to save it. In search of the sport's old ideals amid the roaring flood of hypocrisy and greed, bestselling author John U. Bacon embedded himself in four programs-Penn State, Ohio State, Michigan, and Northwestern-and captured college football's oldest, biggest, most storied league, the Big Ten, at its tipping point. He sat in as coaches dissected game film, he ate dinner at training tables, and he listened in...
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Detailed Subjects: Sports & Recreation / History
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches
Author Biography
Bacon, John U. (Author)
John U. Bacon has won numerous national writing awards & now freelances for "Sports Illustrated", "Time", "ESPN Magazine", & the "New York Times", among others.


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