"A riveting look back at two Hall of Fame coaches who were instrumental in making pro football the great game it is today. It's one of the best books I've ever read about this momentous era in Giants history." --Frank Gifford, New York Giants Hall of Famer
"This is a fascinating behind the scenes look at arguably the two greatest assistant coaches on one staff in NFL history. The dynamics of these very different but brilliant men is compelling. Once you start this book, you will not be able to put it down." --Ernie Accorsi, former General Manager, New York Giants
"Greatness is not born; it's developed and honed. The history and greatness of Coach Landry and Coach Lombardi is developed and honed by Ernie Palladino is his page-turning book. It's a great read for all of us who love sports and who love a challenge." --Dan Lauria, star of the Broadway play "Lombardi"
"In accessible, exciting prose, sportswriter and Giants beat reporter Palladino highlights the achievements of legends Vince Lombardi and Tom Landry, who both worked as assistant coaches under the New York Giants' Jim Lee Howell." --Publishers Weekly --Publishers Weekly
"A revealing look at a significant period in NFL history." --Booklist --Booklist Publishers Wee
Ernie Palladino is a sportswriter with nearly fifty years of experience. He spent thirty-three of those years at the Journal News (Westchester, N.Y.), including twenty covering the New York Giants as a beat reporter. Presently, he writes Ernie Palladino’s Giants Beat for Scout.com, part of the Fox Sports Blog Network. He lives in Staten Island, New York.
Great book about two legendary coaches when pro football was becoming an American passion. Many entertaining stories about players, and coaches of that era.Published 2 months ago by James B.
My husband wanted this so I ordered it for him. He really enjoyed it.Published 8 months ago by Aunt Deb
purchased as a gift for my favorite jock hoped to encourage some reading. You can lead a horse to water......Published 10 months ago by PATRICK CLARKIN
Very interesting book about two of the best coaches of all time.Published 12 months ago by Gailya A. Kajihiro
If you like the history of football you will enjoy reading this book.Published 13 months ago by John
I thought this book would be interesting since it provided information about two of the greatest head coaches in the NFL I enjoyed reading this book. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Patrick
This is a great book about two legendary coaches. It gives their backgrounds and how they got to be where they were. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Paul F. Cocozza
It detailed the rise of two of the best coaches from their early days as assistant coaches with the New York football Giants. Read morePublished 23 months ago by Eileen Dowell