TWEETABLE REVIEWS

September 14, 2015

Billion-Dollar Ball

Gilbert M. Gaul

Well-researched exposé fulminates about the obvious: The FBS has been co-opted and commercialized.

#behindthecurve

Brady vs Manning

Gary Myers

The NFL's key rivalry of the last 15 years through the eyes of foes, family, coaches and the principals. Workmanlike yet compelling.

#51tds?

When It Was Just a Game

Harvey Frommer

An oral history of Super Bowl I moves well while quoting everyone from Pete Rozelle to Howard Cosell, kicked off by Frank Gifford.

#lombardi

My First Book of Football

Beth Bugler and Mark Bechtel

A kickoff-to-final-whistle primer from SI KIDS that lays out the basics and key terms. No chapter on CTE.

#selfpromotion

FOUR PHOTOS ILLUSTRATION

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
OUT
HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN
Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)