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What set me free : a true story of wrongful conviction, a dream deferred, and a man redeemed —Banks, Brian, 1985- author.

Discover the unforgettable and inspiring true story of Brian Banks-a young man who was wrongfully convicted as a teenager and imprisoned for more than five years, only to emerge with his spirit unbroken and determined to...

A boy named Boomer. —Esiason, Boomer.

The author describes some childhood memories: Valentine's Day at school, fishing with his father, building a fort, letting frogs loose in his class, and Thanksgiving with his grandmother.

Things that make white people uncomfortable : adapted for young adults —Bennett, Michael, 1985- author.

Presents a young reader's adaptation of Bennett's memoir and manifesto that uses humor to discuss racism and violence, denounce the NFL's abuses, and encourage black athletes in the NCAA and NFL to speak out against inju...

Where men win glory : the odyssey of Pat Tillman —Krakauer, Jon.

Irrepressible individualist and iconoclast Pat Tillman walked away from his $3.6 million NFL contract in May 2002 to enlist in the United States Army. Deeply troubled by 9/11, he felt a strong moral obligation to join th...

Quarterbacks : eighteen of football's greatest —Sullivan, George, 1927-

Profiles some of the top-rated quarterbacks of all time, including Sammy Baugh, Bart Starr, Fran Tarkenton, Dan Marino, Steve Young, and Troy Aikman.

Epic athletes : Tom Brady —Wetzel, Dan, author.

"The fourth book in a middle-grade nonfiction sports series that focuses on today's superstars and up-and-comers"-- Provided by publisher.

Chasing space : an astronaut's story of grit, grace, and second chances —Melvin, Leland, 1964- author.

A memoir by the former NASA astronaut and NFL wide receiver traces his personal journey from the gridiron to the stars, examining the intersecting roles of community, perseverance, and grace that create opportunities for...

Where men win glory the odyssey of Pat Tillman —Krakauer, Jon.
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2009
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Irrepressible individualist and iconoclast Pat Tillman walked away from his $3.6 million NFL contract in May 2002 to enlist in the United States Army. Deeply troubled by 9/11, he felt a strong moral obligation to join th...

You ought to do a story about me : addiction, an unlikely friendship, and the endless quest for redemption —Jackson, Ted (Photojournalist), author.

Documents the photojournalist author's thirty-year friendship with former NFL star Jackie Wallace, describing the losses and addiction that led the three-time Super Bowl star to homelessness on the streets of New Orleans...

Belichick and Brady : two men, the Patriots, and how they revolutionized football —Holley, Michael, 1970- author.

Bestselling author and sports talk show host Michael Holley gives readers an inside look into the story of the legendary Tom Brady, Bill Belichick and four-time Super Bowl winning New England Patriots. -- Publisher's ann...

Fear is a choice : tackling life's challenges with dignity, faith, and determination —Conner, James (James Earl), 1995- author.

"From fighting for his life to pursuing a career in the NFL, ACC Player of the Year and star Pittsburgh Steelers running back James Conner shares how his choice to not fear the unknown made all the difference in his extr...

Something for Joey —Peck, Richard E.

Based on actual events in the lives of John Cappelletti, the football player and his younger brother Joey, a victim of leukemia.

Resist and persist : persevering beyond the limitations of life —Thigpen, Marcus, author.

"In this autobiography, Marcus talks about the trials and tribulations that were endured throughout his life. The things that he had to fight through to get to where he is in life was nothing short of a Blessing. As you ...

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