With the pre-game prayer, Christianity and football aren't complete strangers to one another. Playing with Purpose looks at three new figures in the National Football League, hailed as both good Christians and good role models. An analysis of how faith will stack up on the field, Sam Bradford, Colt McCoy, and Tim Tebow are discussed as both players and people, and provides an intriguing debate for Christian NFL fans. Playing with Purpose is a strong pick for any analytical football collection and for Christian studies collections.
(The Bookwatch Midwest Book Review
Playing with Purpose chronicles the lives of three quarterbacks who recently dominated the college game while standing strong for their Christian faith. Veteran author Mike Yorkey introduces readers to Sam Bradford, Colt McCoy, and Tim Tebow, athletes at the top of their game who also speak publicly and convincingly of their Christian beliefs.