Praise for "The King of Sports" "The King of Sports is a fantastic book" -- Chuck Todd
"Read this book with a highlighter in hand. It is the most significant book you will ever read on football." -Brian Kenny, former anchor, SportsCenter "I've long admired Gregg Easterbrook's writing. Now I admire his conscience. "The King of Sports" is an important book for football America.'' --Peter King, senior writer, "Sports Illustrated" ""The King of Sports" provides a vivid, authoritative, insightful and above all provocative account of the role of football in American life." --Michael Mandelbaum, author of "The Meaning of Sports"" """The King of Sports" is a must-read for all of us who love the game of football." --Aaron Schatz, editor-in-chief, Football Outsiders.com "College and professional football generates billions of dollars annually in revenue. Easterbrook, the author of ESPN's popular column "Tuesday Morning Quarterback", looks beyond the dollar signs, examining many of the sport's darker issues... A valuable analysis that will significantly alter the ways that readers view football." --"Booklist" "Easterbrook presents muchto consider and discuss in his diagnosis and treatment plan, which should be of interest to a broad audience." -"Library Journal", starred review Praise for "Tuesday Morning Quarterback"
"One of the Web's surprise cult hits." -- "The New York Times
""Hilarious entertainment . . . "Tuesday Morning Quarterback" has pretty much locked up the genre of humorous football poetry." -- National Public Radio, "All Things Considered"show more