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Fourth and long, the fight for the soul of college football, John U. Bacon

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Fourth and long, the fight for the soul of college football, John U. Bacon
Language
eng
Index
no index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Fourth and long
Oclc number
821218358
Responsibility statement
John U. Bacon
Sub title
the fight for the soul of college football
Summary
For the millions of fans who celebrate the game-day heroics of the student athletes that give college football its heart and soul, bestselling author John U. Bacon's "Fourth and Long, " a warts-and-all look at the present and future of the game, gives them reason to still believe
Table Of Contents
"The stakes couldn't be higher" -- Paterno's legacy -- Urban's story -- The outsider -- Four teams, four goals -- Night of the lettermen -- We know who we are -- "It all starts Saturday" -- Pain at the pleasure dome -- The brainiac bowl -- "If we could just win one" -- The richest rivalry -- A toast to open hearts -- Inferno at the Horseshoe -- Sing to the colors -- It matters to us -- "All the things we admire" -- The battle for the brown jug -- "You can't manufacture tradition" -- "Twenty years from now, this is what we'll all be talking about" -- Epilogue : "How much money do they need?"
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