You're the Ref: 156 Scenarios to Test Your Football Knowledge

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Skyhorse Publishing Inc., 2011 - Games - 216 pages
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When you watch football games, do you feel as if you know as muchmaybe morethan the actual refs? Here's your chance to prove it, with Wayne Stewart s "You re the Ref."
"You re the Ref," first published in 2011 and now newly revised, is divided into five exciting sections covering all three phases of the gameoffense, defense, and special teams. From basic holding and pass interference calls to more complicated rules such as roughing the kicker, illegal touching and those governing fumbles, it examines just about every scenario that could unfold on a football field.
Most of the situations in this book come from real gamesmany that diehard fans will be sure to rememberso don your zebra stripes, grab your whistle, and take your position in the offensive backfield. After all, you're the ref!
Skyhorse Publishing, as well as our Sports Publishing imprint, are proud to publish a broad range of books for readers interested in sportsbooks about baseball, pro football, college football, pro and college basketball, hockey, or soccer, we have a book about your sport or your team.
Whether you are a New York Yankees fan or hail from Red Sox nation; whether you are a die-hard Green Bay Packers or Dallas Cowboys fan; whether you root for the Kentucky Wildcats, Louisville Cardinals, UCLA Bruins, or Kansas Jayhawks; whether you route for the Boston Bruins, Toronto Maple Leafs, Montreal Canadiens, or Los Angeles Kings; we have a book for you. While not every title we publish becomes a "New York Times" bestseller or a national bestseller, we are committed to publishing books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked by other publishers and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home.
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You're the Ref: 156 Scenarios To Test Your Football Knowledge

User Review  - John Maxymuk - Book Verdict

Stewart previously used this approach—an annotated rules quiz book—to explore baseball in You're the Umpire. Now he looks at the rules of pro and college football. The concept works better for ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
1
section one Answers
31
Fleet of foot the running game
59
Booting the ball the kicking game
87
Miscellaneous situations and trick plays
121
Things you may not have known about refs
201
Sources
215
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About the author (2011)

Wayne Stewart has been a professional sportswriter for more than thirty years and has authored thirty books, including Name that Ballplayer, You're the Umpire, and The Little Giant Book of Basketball Facts.

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