Papa Bear: The Life and Legacy of George Halas
"Papa Bear is everything a sports book should be: Passionate, encyclopedic, utterly biased and filled with endearingly anachronistic phrases. . ."
Granted unprecedented access to George Halas’s former players, friends and associates, author Jeff Davis tells the incredible story of how one man grabbed an outlaw game by the throat, shook it up, and made it into the most popular spectator sport on the planet.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - zimbawilson - LibraryThing
This is not only a very good biography of one of the founding fathers of the NFL, but also a great history of the game of professional football itself. A must read for any Chicago Bear fan, Davis does ... Read full review
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Halas was, of course, one of the legendary founders of the National Football League and the longtime owner and successful coach of the Chicago Bears football franchise. There has been a great need for ... Read full review
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