Review: Blood, Sweat and Chalk, Tim Layden

2
Tim Layden breaks down 22 different plays, schemes and formations that changed football strategy.

Review: Inside the Helmet by Peter King

2
An enjoyable snapshot of early 1990s football and an engaging insight into how players think on the field make this worth a look.

The Genius of Desperation​, Doug Farrar

3
An excellent chronological look at the development of professional football strategy.

Take Your Eye Off the Ball 2.0, Pat Kirwan

4
A book for anyone who understands the basics of the game but wants to go deeper.

The Games That Changed the Game, Ron Jaworski

4
Ron Jaworski breaks down seven games that had a game-changing influence on NFL strategy.

Review: The Hidden Game of Football by Bob Carroll, Pete Palmer & John Thorn

3
The Hidden Game of Football essentially created the field of football analytics. It changed how sportswriters and analysts looked at the game.

Blindsided by KC Joyner, review

0
A book that aims to be an evidence-based look at football assumptions is less enlightening than it could be.

The New Thinking Man’s Guide to Pro Football, Paul Zimmerman

6
Paul Zimmerman's guide to the ins and outs of pro football is an essential classic.