A Few Seconds of Panic
A 5-foot-8, 170-pound, 43-year-old Sportswriter Plays in the NFLBook - 2008
Drawing on rare access to an NFL team's players, coaches and facilities, the author of The New York Times bestseller Word Freak trains to become a professional-caliber placekicker. As he sharpens his skills, he gains surprising insight into the daunting challenges--physical, psychological, and intellectual--that pro athletes must master--From publisher description.
Publisher: New York, NY : Penquin Press, 2008.
Characteristics: 340 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm