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Author Greenberg, Murray.

Title Passing game : Benny Friedman and the transformation of football / Murray Greenberg.

Imprint New York : PublicAffairs, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    796.332 Friedman,B GRE    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description viii, 358 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 339-348) and index.
Contents The kid from Glenville -- Michigan -- Grange open the door -- Benny takes command -- "We got the little badgers' skin to wrap the baby bunting in" -- Benny to Bennie -- "The greatest team I ever coached" -- Senior year -- "Benny Friedman passed all afternoon like only Benny Friedman can" -- King of the Big Ten -- The pros come calling -- "One sweet tough racket" -- "Friedman has six threats instead of three" -- New York -- "That redoubtable descendant of Palestine" -- Benny and Rockne -- "The greatest football player in the world" -- Transition -- Coach and commander -- Brandeis -- Passed over.
Subject Friedman, Benny, 1905-1982.
Michigan Wolverines (Football team) -- History.
Football players -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 9781586484774 (alk. paper)
158648477X (alk. paper)

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