The high-interest series Football Superstars celebrates the top players in the history of the sport. From quarterbacks who threw the decisive touchdown pass to the receivers who made the crucial catch, the titles in this full-color series present a full picture of the lives of some of the greatest men ever to hit the gridiron. Engaging narratives and colorful photographs come together to attract reluctant readers. The biographies cover each player's childhood, influences, path to the pros, setbacks and triumphs, personal life, and commitment to charities and other organizations, concluding in the legacy created by his contribution to the game. Readers will find a chronology and timeline, sidebars, a glossary, a bibliography, and more to complement each player's history.
Full-color photographs. Statistics. Chronology and timeline. Sidebars. Glossary. Bibliography. Further reading. Web sites. Index.