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Football for a buck : the crazy rise and crazier demise of the USFL / Jeff Pearlman.

Pearlman, Jeff, (author.).
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  • 7 of 10 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780544454385
  • ISBN: 0544454383
  • Physical Description: xv, 366 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2018.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [334]-351) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue -- 1. Origins -- 2. Albert C. Lynch -- 3. Herschel -- 4. Seasonal -- 5. Weathering a storm -- 6. Title dreams -- 7. Craziness -- 8. The saviors -- 9. Wild fields -- 10. Gerbils and snowballs -- 11. Falling -- 12. Movement -- 13. Wobbling -- 14. Blank guns -- 15. Hookers have business cards? -- 16. Cancer -- 17. Legal eagles -- 18. Suspended -- 19. Reunion.
Summary, etc.:
Traces the three seasons of existence of the United States Football League, revealing its early success, how it launched the careers of many football superstars, and how it ultimately crashed and failed due to the influence of Donald Trump and other teamowners.
Subject: USFL (Organization) > History.
Football > United States > History > 20th century.
USFL (Organization) > Anecdotes.

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