Growing Up On the Gridiron by Vicki Mayk, review
The story of Penn player Owen Thomas, who took his own life aged 21, and was later found to have CTE.
Finding the Winning Edge by Bill Walsh, review
One of the treasures of NFL books. Bill Walsh offers an in-depth view of the job of a head coach.
Review: The Meaning of Sports by Michael Mandelbaum
Why do people watch sports? And, in particular, why do they watch the sports they do? These are the central concerns in The Meaning of Sports.
Any Given Sunday by Matthew Sherry, review
British NFL journalist's debut book is an accessible history of a century of NFL football.
Pigskin Books Hall of Fame
Every writer interviewed by Pigskin Books is asked for their favourite football books. Here's are all the ones chosen so far.
Top five: the most expensive football books
A guide to some of the most expensive American football books.
Review: The Hidden Game of Football by Bob Carroll, Pete Palmer & John Thorn
The Hidden Game of Football essentially created the field of football analytics. It changed how sportswriters and analysts looked at the game.
Out of Their League, Dave Meggyesy
A blistering assault on football and its institutions that exposed racism, drug-taking, orgies and corruption.