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Quarterback : inside the most important position in the National Football League / John Feinstein.

Feinstein, John, (author.).
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  • 9 of 23 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

5 current holds with 23 total copies.

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Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 796.33 FEINSTEIN (Text) 34706001618612 Non-Fiction 700-799 Available -
Benton Co PL - Fowler 796.332 FEI (Text) 34044000964518 Adult Nonfiction Checked out 01/02/2019
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola 796.3320 FEI (Text) 33118000187104 Adult: New Book In process -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville 796.332092 FEI (Text) 39230031923301 Adult New Books Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 796.332 FEI (Text) 33187004444408 Nonfiction Checked out 12/26/2018
Greenwood PL - Greenwood 796.332 FEI (Text) 36626104000351 2nd Floor New Adult Available -
Huntingburg PL - Huntingburg 796.3 FEI (Text) 39970001040624 NF Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 796.332092 FEINSTEIN (Text) 9780385543033S On Order On order -
Jay Co PL - Portland 796.332 F299 (Text) 76383000464084 Adult New Shelf, NF Checked out 12/31/2018
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch SPORTS FOOTBALL Feinstein (Text) 37516002042571 Adult New Book Shelf-Nonfiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780385543033
  • Physical Description: 357 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday, [2018]

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Includes index.
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In the mighty National Football League, one player becomes the face of a franchise, one player receives all the accolades and all the blame, and one player's hand will guide the rise or fall of an entire team's season - and the dreams of millions of fans. There are thirty-two starting quarterbacks in the NFL on any given Sunday, and their lives are built around pressure, stardom, and incredible talent. Legendary bestselling sportswriter John Feinstein, in his most insightful book yet, shows readers what it's really like to play the glory position and to live that life - mapping out a journey that runs from college stardom to the NFL draft to taking command of the huddle and marching a team down the field with a nation of fans cheering. Feinstein builds his profile around five NFL starting quarterbacks - Alex Smith, Andrew Luck, Joe Flacco, Ryan Fitzpatrick and Doug Williams. With incredible inside access, we get the full quarterback experience...being drafted #1 overall, pushing through grueling injuries, winning Super Bowls, being named a starter on multiple teams, being the first African American QB to lead a franchise to a title. Feinstein shows us exactly what it's like in the locker room, huddle, heat of battle, and press conferences, through spectacular moments and embarrassing defeats. He explores the controversies of a league embroiled in questions of substance abuse and racism, TV revenue, corporate greed, and the value placed on player health. And in the end, Feinstein addresses the ways in which each quarterback - some just a year out of college -- is handed the keys to a franchise worth billions of dollars, and how each team's fortunes ride directly on the shoulders of its QB. This is Feinstein's most fascinating behind-the-scenes book.
Subject: National Football League > History > 20th century.
Quarterbacks (Football) > United States > Biography.
Football players > United States > Anecdotes.

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