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Author Davis, Jeff, 1941-

Title Rozelle : czar of the NFL / Jeff Davis ; [foreword by Ernie Accorsi].

Imprint New York : McGraw-Hill, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    796.332 Rozelle,P DAV    Available
Description xv, 544 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 519-528) and index.
Contents "I come to you with clean hands" -- The golden boy from the golden state -- Glamour, glitter, and grit : the education of a young man -- To the Olympics and back -- The game has arrived -- New kids on the block -- The torch is passed -- Building a modern NFL -- NFL films -- The crucible -- The difference makers -- The irreconcilable decision : November 22, 1963 -- Sportsman of the year -- Licenses to print money : NFL properties and TV -- The home front -- Who do you trust? or, Let's make a deal -- Everything's coming up super! -- The Heidi game -- Joe Willie guarantees victory--and trouble -- Turn on the lights, the party's started -- Carroll and Carrie -- Mr. Garvey's restless workers -- The NFL today and Georgia takes over -- Commitment to excellence -- USFL or Useless? -- Strikes two and three and then out -- Passing--and the real inheritance.
Subject Rozelle, Pete.
National Football League -- Biography.
Football commissioners -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 9780071471664 (alk. paper)
0071471669 (alk. paper)

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