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The Best Game Ever On December 28, 1958, The New York Giants And Balti Colts Met Under The Lights Of Yankee Stadium For The NFL Championship Game Played In Front Of Sixty Four Thousand Fans And Millions Of Television Viewers Around The Country, The Game Would Be Remembered As The Greatest In Football History On The Field And Roaming The Sidelines Were Seventeen Future Hall Of Famers, Including Colts Stars Johnny Unitas, Raymond Berry, And Gino Marchetti, And Giants Greats Frank Gifford, Sam Huff, And Assistant Coaches Vince Lombardi And Tom Landry An Estimated Forty Five Million Viewers At That Time The Largest Crowd To Have Ever Watched A Football Game Tuned In To See What Would Become The First Sudden Death Contest In NFL History It Was A Battle Of The League S Best Offense The Colts Versus Its Best Defense The Giants And It Was A Contest Between The Blue Collar Balti Team Versus The Glamour Boys Of The Giants Squad The Best Game Everis A Brilliant Portrait Of How A Single Game Changed The History Of American Sport Published To Coincide With The Fiftieth Anniversary Of The Championship, It Is Destined To Be A Sports Classic.

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[Ebook] ↠ The Best Game Ever  Author Mark Bowden – 9tvuk.us
  • Hardcover
  • 279 pages
  • The Best Game Ever
  • Mark Bowden
  • English
  • 12 May 2017
  • 087113988X

10 thoughts on “The Best Game Ever

  1. says:

    Adequate, short book, about the Giants vs Colts 1958 NFL Championship game, the first to go into sudden death overtime, the game that affixed football as the made for TV sport, and it still is said the greatest game ever played.

  2. says:

    If you are a football fan this is a must read The title says it allit probably is the best game ever or at least in the top 5 in modern NFL history The author, who also wrote Blackhawk Down, captures the excitement of the game and the weeks before the championship He concentrates on several of the players, their backgrounds and personalities..Johnny Unitas a guy next door type , Raymond Berry a driven loner , Frank Gifford a prima donna , Gino Marchetti a beast on the field , a If you are a football fan this is a must read The title says it allit probably is the best game ever or at least in the top 5 in modern NFL history The author, who also wrote Blackhawk Down, captures the excitement of the game and the weeks before the championship He concentrates on several of the players, their backgrounds and personalities..Johnny Unitas a guy next door type , Raymond Berry a driven lo...

  3. says:

    So there I am, cruising along when I see this book just kind of sitting there As I am a sucker for the printed word, I thought Hey Mark Bowden, I know him and took the book along with me Then I cracked the first page.You don t have to be a huge football fan to appreciate what Bowden put together on football and the Giant Vs Colts game of 1958 He tells the story of the game so well that you find yourself blitzing through the book, and double checking who won on Wikipedia while you re at it So there I am, cruising along when I see this book just kind of sitting there As I am a sucker for the printed word, I thought Hey ...

  4. says:

    A good book that tells a great story about one of the most fascinating moments in football history.Before flower websites paid 3 million for a 30 second ad before the Black Eyed Peas and a thousand neon dancers pranced and prattled in auto tune at halftime before juiced up, ultra fit, millionaire athletes zoomed around in HD inside a Dallas spaceship the Balti Colts and New York Giants made it all possible in 1958 The game is a fascinating microcosm of everything football would become.I A good book that tells a great story about one of the most f...

  5. says:

    The 1958 NFL championship game between the New York Giants and the Balti Colts is one of those games that sports legends are built around Billed as the best game ever, it was the moment when a multitude of factors came together to give birth to the most popular sport in the world, the NFL Unfortunately, footage of the game is lost to the ravages of time.That only makes Mark Bowden s account of the gamecompelling and extraordinary Bowden interviews players who played in the game, c The 1958 NFL championship game between the New York Giants and the Balti Colts is one of those games that sports legends are built around Billed as the best game ever, it was the moment when a multitude of factors came together to give birth to the most popular sport in the world, the NFL Unfortunately, footag...

  6. says:

    The best thing, for me, about this recounting of the historic 1958 NFL championship game between the Balti Colts and the New York Giants is the sheer quality of the writing The game, the first overtime championship game in the history of the National Football League, was so full of suspenseful twists and turns that it is still known as The Greatest Game Ever Played and therefore, it is no surprise that a number of writers have turned their attention to it But Mark Bowden is such a skill The best thing, for me, about this recounting of the historic 1958 NFL championship game between the Balti Colts and the New York Giants is the sheer quality of the writing The game, the first overtime championship game in the history of the National Football League, was so full of suspenseful twists and turns that it is still known as The Greatest Game Ever Played and therefore, it is no surprise that a number of writers have turned their attention to it But ...

  7. says:

    Highly recommended to all NE Patriots fans right now Atlanta fans can skip it for sure sorry y all.Did you know that the last time there was a Professional Football Championship decided by sudden death overtime was this game in 1958 Did you know that before that there was no sudden death overtimes at all and if the last game of the season ended in a tie then no champion was declared Just wanted to put that out there.The book was a pretty good read, but not great I was going to say 2 1 2 st Highly recommended to all NE Patriots fans right now Atlanta fans can skip it for sure sorry y ...

  8. says:

    Really enjoyed this book If you are an NFL fan historian you should do yourself a favor and read about the 1958 Championship game This is really the birth of the modern NFL There are multiple books on this game and although thi...

  9. says:

    Marvelous little read The 1958 NFL Championship has been beat to death as few other sporting events have, it and Game 6 of the 1975 World Series, but Bowden packs the narrative with dozens of little revelations, even for the hardest core football fan Well done.

  10. says:

    Mark Bowden can certainly tell a story.Subtitled Giants Vs Colts, 1958, and the birth of the Modern NFL, this book is all that and then some Like his previous effort Black Hawk Down, Bowden pulls together a number of different but related threads and weaves a cliffhanger Even though the outcome is known, Bowden does a fabulous job of showing the interplay of ideas and personalities that would shape this championship game and the league from that point on.Just the names involved is enough to Mark Bowden can certainly tell a story.Subtitled Giants Vs Colts, 1958, and the birth of the Modern NFL, this book is all that and then some Like his previous effort Black Hawk Down, Bowden pulls together a number of different but related threads and weaves a cliffhanger Even though the outcome is known, Bowden does a fabulous job of showing the interplay of ideas and personalities that would shape this championship game and the league from that point on.Just the names involved is enough to turn heads Unitas, Berry, Lombardi, Grier, Grifford yes, the same one , Landry, Ameche, Ewbank, Summeral, Donavan, Shaw, Huff, Howell, Marchetti It s often forgotten that Vince Lombardi and Tom Landry were once coaches on the ...

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