Big Games: College Football's Greatest Rivalries
Ahhh, fall. When the air turns crisp and cool, the leaves start turning red and orange and yellow, and a personOCOs fancy turns to one thing-college football! And thereOCOs not much better in college football than the Big Game, the rivalry that can make or break your season. Your rival is the school where even if youOCOre 1-10, if that one win is against Them, your season is a success. Big Games celebrates the biggest of the big games in college football and looks inside ten of the greatest rivalries the sport has to offer.Michael Bradley puts you in the stands to witness the history and the heroes of each rivalry. There are the in-state clashes of Auburn-Alabama, Miami-FSU, and Cal-Stanford; the border wars of Georgia-Florida, Texas-Oklahoma, and Michigan-Ohio State; lower-level but still passion-evoking scraps like Harvard-Yale and Lehigh-Lafayette; and nationwide rivalries like Notre Dame-USC or the service rivalry of Army-Navy. With fans of the schools numbering in the millions nationwide, these tilts are often given national television exposure, lending an even greater air of importance to the events."
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Bradley examines ten intense college football rivalries, including Harvard-Yale, Miami-Florida State, Notre Dame-University of Southern California, and Michigan-Ohio State; for each, he provides an ... Read full review
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