Nov 23, 2013 — Writer Nicholas Dawidoff spent a year living with the New York Jets and came away with a respect for players and coaches that not all fans will like. NPR's Mike Pesca says Dawidoff's new book, Collision Low Crossers: A Year Inside the Turbulent World of NFL Football, demystifies the game as it entrances.
Sep 24, 2013 — Despite pro football's sky-high profits, taxpayers subsidize the industry with $1 billion each year. In The King of Sports, Gregg Easterbrook argues for some serious reforms, including incentives for college graduation rates and a new approach to youth football leagues.
Nov 8, 2011 — Bob Costas talks to Robert Siegel about his new book, the history of football, and what's really our "national pastime."
Oct 28, 2011 — A new book likens the reign of a football coach to a Greek tragedy — one filled with perils, flaws, and the burdens of expectations.