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About three bricks shy ... and the load filled up : the story of the greatest football team ever, Roy Blount Jr

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About three bricks shy ... and the load filled up : the story of the greatest football team ever
Title
About three bricks shy ... and the load filled up
Title remainder
the story of the greatest football team ever
Statement of responsibility
Roy Blount Jr
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thirtieth Anniversary EditionAny number of writers could spend an entire season with an NFL team, from the first day of training camp until the last pick of the draft, and come up with an interesting book. But only Roy Blount Jr. could capture the pain, the joy, the fears, the humor-in short, the heart-of a championship team. In 1973, the Pittsburgh Steelers were super, but missed the bowl. Blount's portrait of a team poised to dominate the NFL for more than a decade recounts the gridiron accomplishments and off-the-field lives of players, coaches, wives, fans, and owners. About Three Bricks Sh
Cataloging source
E7B
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Blount, Roy
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Blount, Roy
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  • Pittsburgh Steelers (Football team)
  • Pittsburgh Steelers (Football team)
  • GAMES
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • TRAVEL
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
Label
About three bricks shy ... and the load filled up : the story of the greatest football team ever, Roy Blount Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "An expanded edition of Three bricks shy of a load, the must-read book about the Steelers' dynasty of the 1970s"--Cover
  • "Thirtieth-anniversary edition with a new introduction by the author"--Cover
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction; Introduction to the 1989 Edition; One -- About Three Bricks Shy; 1. About the Title; 2. A Little Background; 3. Why Pittsburgh; 4. Names; 5. First Dip into the Scene; 6. Training Camp; 7. Moosie and the Old Ranger; 8. Contact; 9. The Exhibition Season; 10. Noll; 11. Beating the Lions, the Browns and the Oilers; 12. The Premises; 13. Steelers Away From Work; 14. Good-bye, Johnny U. ; 15. Fandom; 16. The Bengals, the Jets and the Bengals; 17. Terry and Terry and Joe; 18. The Chief and Family; 19. Burning Out the Redskins; 20. Race; 21. Mad Dog; 22. Oakland and Denver
  • 23. The Body24. Scouting; 25. Loosing Two Barely; 26. Franco, Frenchy and Preston: Dancing and Blowing; 27. Mean Joe; 28. Money, and Supe; 29. Hands; 30. The Playov; Two -- ... and the Load Filled up; 1. Super Bowl, 1975: ""You're a Part of All This""; 2. Super Bowl, 1975, P.S.; 3. Joe Greene: ""He Does What He Wants Out There""; 4. Ray Mansfield: How to Raise Your Boy to Play Pro Ball; 5. Super Bowl, 1976: ""You Can't Cover It""; 6. Super Bowl, 1976, P.S. ; 7. The Short, Happy Life of Joe Gilliam; 8. Holding Out with Blount; 9. Swann's Way
  • 10. Super Bowl, 1979: Spots and Water and Rock11. Super Bowl, 1980: Still Can't Cover It; 12. Dwight White: Mad Dog Retired; 13. ""Franco Thinks Out Everything""; 14. Blount in Georgia
Control code
ocn878136610
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (368 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822979685
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • b9ff6b0b-e65a-4303-a5e8-dd0037c31960
  • 22573/ctt14z8rjv
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)878136610
Label
About three bricks shy ... and the load filled up : the story of the greatest football team ever, Roy Blount Jr
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "An expanded edition of Three bricks shy of a load, the must-read book about the Steelers' dynasty of the 1970s"--Cover
  • "Thirtieth-anniversary edition with a new introduction by the author"--Cover
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction; Introduction to the 1989 Edition; One -- About Three Bricks Shy; 1. About the Title; 2. A Little Background; 3. Why Pittsburgh; 4. Names; 5. First Dip into the Scene; 6. Training Camp; 7. Moosie and the Old Ranger; 8. Contact; 9. The Exhibition Season; 10. Noll; 11. Beating the Lions, the Browns and the Oilers; 12. The Premises; 13. Steelers Away From Work; 14. Good-bye, Johnny U. ; 15. Fandom; 16. The Bengals, the Jets and the Bengals; 17. Terry and Terry and Joe; 18. The Chief and Family; 19. Burning Out the Redskins; 20. Race; 21. Mad Dog; 22. Oakland and Denver
  • 23. The Body24. Scouting; 25. Loosing Two Barely; 26. Franco, Frenchy and Preston: Dancing and Blowing; 27. Mean Joe; 28. Money, and Supe; 29. Hands; 30. The Playov; Two -- ... and the Load Filled up; 1. Super Bowl, 1975: ""You're a Part of All This""; 2. Super Bowl, 1975, P.S.; 3. Joe Greene: ""He Does What He Wants Out There""; 4. Ray Mansfield: How to Raise Your Boy to Play Pro Ball; 5. Super Bowl, 1976: ""You Can't Cover It""; 6. Super Bowl, 1976, P.S. ; 7. The Short, Happy Life of Joe Gilliam; 8. Holding Out with Blount; 9. Swann's Way
  • 10. Super Bowl, 1979: Spots and Water and Rock11. Super Bowl, 1980: Still Can't Cover It; 12. Dwight White: Mad Dog Retired; 13. ""Franco Thinks Out Everything""; 14. Blount in Georgia
Control code
ocn878136610
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (368 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822979685
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • b9ff6b0b-e65a-4303-a5e8-dd0037c31960
  • 22573/ctt14z8rjv
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)878136610

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