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No Medals for Trying by Jerry Izenberg, review

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Jerry Izenberg follows the 1989 New York Giants for one week as they prepare for a crunch game against the Eagles.

Review: About Three Bricks Shy… by Roy Blount Jr

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The 'writer embedded with the team' genre is now well established but in 1973 Roy Blount Jr was on relatively new ground when he spent a season with the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Review: The Last Season of Weeb Ewbank by Paul Zimmerman

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In a book that pioneered the inside-the-team chronicle, legendary writer Paul Zimmerman follows Weeb Ewbank’s final season as Jets head coach.

Review: Bringing the Heat, Mark Bowden

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Mark Bowden spends a year following the 1992 Philadelphia Eagles.

Paper Lion by George Plimpton, review

6
There aren't many football books that can boast a recommendation by Ernest Hemingway.

Collision Low Crossers, Nicholas Dawidoff

2
A year with the 2011 Jets ends in frustration for the team - but still makes for an excellent book.

Next Man Up, John Feinstein

5
Feinstein spent a year following the 2004 Ravens team that went into the season expecting to be Super Bowl contenders.