About three bricks shy ... and the load filled up : the story of the greatest football team ever / Roy Blount Jr.

Author
Blount, Roy, Jr., 1941- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania : University of Pittsburgh Press, [2004]
  • ©2004
Description
1 online resource (368 pages)

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Thirtieth Anniversary EditionAny number of writers could spend an entire season with an NFL team, from the first day of training camp until the last pick of the draft, and come up with an interesting book. But only Roy Blount Jr. could capture the pain, the joy, the fears, the humor-in short, the heart-of a championship team.In 1973, the Pittsburgh Steelers were super, but missed the bowl. Blount's portrait of a team poised to dominate the NFL for more than a decade recounts the gridiron accomplishments and off-the-field lives of players, coaches, wives, fans, and owners. About Three Bricks Sh.
Notes
  • "An expanded edition of Three bricks shy of a load, the must-read book about the Steelers' dynasty of the 1970s"--Cover.
  • "Thirtieth-anniversary edition with a new introduction by the author"--Cover.
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ISBN
  • 9780822979685 ((electronic bk.))
  • 0822979683 ((electronic bk.))
  • 1306554810 ((electronic bk.))
  • 9781306554817 ((electronic bk.))
OCLC
878136610
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