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DeLuca, Sam. The football playbook.
796.332 DEL [in Adult Non-Fiction]

Foehr, Donna Poole. Touchdown! : a guide to understanding and enjoying football.
796.332 F [in Adult Non-Fiction]

The game plan (DVD).
Superstar quarterback Joe Kingman has an ego bigger than a football field, when the 8-year-old daughter he never knew shows up at his pad.

Gault, William Campbell. Wild Willie, wide receiver.
Skeptical at first about the flashy black rookie receiver on his team, an NFL coach revises his opinion as the team's long struggle toward the Super Bowl.

Holtz, Lou. Wins, losses and lessons; an autobiography.
The man still known as "Coach" reveals what motivated a rail-thin kid with a pronounced speech impediment to become first an athlete, then the ninth-winningest college football coach ever, and ultimately one of the most sought-after motivational speakers in history.
B HOLTZ LOU HOL [in Biographies on the Mezzanine]

Jenkins, A. M. Damage.
Seventeen-year-old football hero Austin, trying to understand the inexplicable depression that has drained his interest in life, thinks that he has found relief in a girl who seems very special.

Jenkins, Dan. You call it sports, but I say it's a jungle out there.
The author who pioneered the good ol' boy style serves up more excerpts from his columns and articles.
796 JEN [in Adult Non-Fiction]

Korman, Gordon. No more dead dogs.
Eighth-grade football hero Wallace is sentenced to detention attending rehearsals of the school play where, in spite of himself, he becomes wrapped up in the production and begins to suggest changes that improve not only the play but his life as well.

Lupica, Mike. Two-minute drill.
Brainy Scott, a great kicker who otherwise struggles with football, and star quarterback Chris, who has dyslexia, team up to help each other succeed in both football and school.

Lynch, Chris. Inexcusable.
High school senior and football player Keir sets out to enjoy himself on graduation night, but when he attempts to comfort a friend whose date has left her stranded, things go terribly wrong.

Murdock, Catherine Gilbert. The off season.
High school junior D.J. balance caring for her injured brother, her responsibilities on the dairy farm, her friend Brian, and her own athletic aspirations.

Rudy (DVD)
Rudy has always been told that he was too small to play college football. But he is determined to overcome the odds and fulfill his dream of playing for Notre Dame.