Sunday, February 04, 2018

Five notable Super Bowl books

Mark J. Miller tagged five Super Bowl books at The Barnes & Noble Review, including:
From Baltimore to Broadway: Joe, the Jets, & the Super Bowl III Guarantee by Ed Gruver

When quarterback Joe Namath guaranteed that he’d lead his upstart New York Jets to a win in 1969’s Super Bowl III over the heavily favored Baltimore Colts, he was considered loony. But the classic underdog story — lent an electric charge by Namath’s star power — played out in spectacular fashion, changing not only the Super Bowl but the NFL itself, permanently.
Read about another entry on the list.

--Marshal Zeringue