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NFL Football: A History of America's New National Pastime

Richard C. Crepeau

Abstract

A multibillion-dollar entertainment empire, the National Football League is a coast-to-coast obsession that borders on religion and dominates our sports-mad culture. But today's NFL also provides a stage for playing out important issues roiling American society. This updated and expanded edition of NFL Football observes the league's centennial by following the NFL into the twenty-first century, where off-the-field concerns compete with touchdowns and goal line stands for headlines. Richard C. Crepeau delves into the history of the league and breaks down the new era with an in-depth look at the ... More

Keywords: National Football League, 100th Anniversary, Centennial Edition, First edition

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2020 Print ISBN-13: 9780252043581
Published to Illinois Scholarship Online: September 2021 DOI:10.5622/illinois/9780252043581.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Richard C. Crepeau, author
University of Central Florida