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The Resource One for the thumb : the new Steelers reader, edited by Randy Roberts and David Welky

One for the thumb : the new Steelers reader, edited by Randy Roberts and David Welky

Label
One for the thumb : the new Steelers reader
Title
One for the thumb
Title remainder
the new Steelers reader
Statement of responsibility
edited by Randy Roberts and David Welky
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On February 5, 2006, the Pittsburgh Steelers joined the ranks of the elite teams in National Football League history, celebrating their fifth Super Bowl victory. From an unspectacular 7-5 start, to completing the greatest playoff run ever, to the fairy tale ending of Jerome Bettis's Hall of Fame career and the vindication of Bill Cowher's coaching tenure, the 2005 season was not only one for the thumb, but "truly one for the ages." One for the Thumb is a collection of the best writing about the fabled franchise by local and national sportswriters, and former players. It covers the team's his
Action
digitized
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Roberts, Randy
  • Welky, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pittsburgh Steelers (Football team)
  • Pittsburgh Steelers (Football team)
  • GAMES
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • TRAVEL
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
Label
One for the thumb : the new Steelers reader, edited by Randy Roberts and David Welky
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
  • Acknowledgments; Introduction; From Pirates to Steagles; ""What I'm Telling You Is That We've Tried"" / Myron Cope ; Rooney's Ride / John Lardner; Michigan All-American Goes Over With a Bang / Chester L. Smith; Pirates Rally To Defeat Cards, 14-13 / Jack Sell; Not a Cardboard Hero / Mickey Herskowitz; Johnny Blood: Before Hell-Raising Came Into Vogue, His ""Unfettered"" Style Was NFL Legend / Dan Daly; Rooney Gives Up the Steelers / Harry Keck; Rooney Sells Pro Football Club to Boston Promoter / Staff Reporter; Thompson Wise Choosing to Operate Here / Chester L. Smith
  • Thompson to Keep Pros Here Say Sale Price Is 160,000 / Claire Burcky; Philadelphia-Pittsburgh Franchise Switch / Staff Reporter; Steelers Wind Up Best Season Against Packer Eleven / Cecil G. Muldoon; When the Steagles Roamed on Gridiron / Tom Infield; Pre-Renaissance Steelers; "Ref, He's Holding!" / Stuart Leuthner; Ernie Stautner Raps Booing Fans / Pat Livingston; Senior Citizen of the Pittsburgh Steelers / Shirley Povich; Hard to Name an Equal for Layne / Bob Collins; Kiss the Guy or Tackle Him? / Myron Cope; The Sad End of Big Daddy Lipscomb / Edward Linn
  • The Steelers: Pro Football's Gashouse Gang / Myron CopeReflections on the Pre-Renaissance Steelers / Frank Lambert; Pittsburgh / Rocky Bleier; A Break for the 49ers / Prescott Sullivan; Heights of Mediocrity / Al Abrams; The Battle of Gloomsday / Roy McHugh; Art Rooney: He's a Winner Who Always Backs a Loser / Bob Broeg; Chuck Noll / Andy Russell; Reasons for Hope; Football's Poverty Pocket No More / Bob Ortman; Fascination in Frustration / Joe Stein; No Ancient History, Please / Pat Livingston; Fans (Hic) Toast Victory by Browns / Phil Musick; Stand Up and Cheer / Phil Musick
  • A Good Roar / Terry BradshawHow Fort Duquesne Repelled Raiders / Red Smith; Madden: Raiders Were Robbed / Tom LaMarre; Football Won't Be Same if Pittsburgh Gets in Super Bowl / Jim Murray; Moosie and the Old Ranger / Roy Blount Jr.; Dynasty; Joe Greene / Andy Russell; Cornerstone of a Dynasty: Mean Joe Greene, Football Machine / Terry Bradshaw; Super Steelers: All Over for Oakland Before Terry's Raid / James David; It's SUPER!!! Steelers Bowl Over Vikings / Vito Stellino; Super Bowl Fans Contrast in Style / Phil Musick; They Were Just Too Much / Paul Zimmerman
  • Winners Make Plays: Jack Lambert / Sam RutiglianoThe Ascent of an Enigma / Roy Blount Jr.; Rating My Peers: Lynn Swann / Jack Tatum; Champagne, Roses, and Donuts / Frank Deford; Transitions; Remembering ""The Chief"" / Editorial; Greene Mourns ... With a Cigar / Bill Utterback; Mr. Rooney: The Only Legend I Ever Knew / Terry Bradshaw; The Spirit of Place / Sam Toperoff; Rock and Roll, Sex and Drugs / Steve Courson; Noll May Have Checked Out Earlier Than He Wanted To / Ron Cook; Here We Go, Stillers: Cowher Wins His First / Ron Cook; No Steel Curtain Call / Ed Bouchette
Control code
ocn889951977
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 366 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822980797
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt14z9dx5
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)889951977
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
One for the thumb : the new Steelers reader, edited by Randy Roberts and David Welky
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
  • Acknowledgments; Introduction; From Pirates to Steagles; ""What I'm Telling You Is That We've Tried"" / Myron Cope ; Rooney's Ride / John Lardner; Michigan All-American Goes Over With a Bang / Chester L. Smith; Pirates Rally To Defeat Cards, 14-13 / Jack Sell; Not a Cardboard Hero / Mickey Herskowitz; Johnny Blood: Before Hell-Raising Came Into Vogue, His ""Unfettered"" Style Was NFL Legend / Dan Daly; Rooney Gives Up the Steelers / Harry Keck; Rooney Sells Pro Football Club to Boston Promoter / Staff Reporter; Thompson Wise Choosing to Operate Here / Chester L. Smith
  • Thompson to Keep Pros Here Say Sale Price Is 160,000 / Claire Burcky; Philadelphia-Pittsburgh Franchise Switch / Staff Reporter; Steelers Wind Up Best Season Against Packer Eleven / Cecil G. Muldoon; When the Steagles Roamed on Gridiron / Tom Infield; Pre-Renaissance Steelers; "Ref, He's Holding!" / Stuart Leuthner; Ernie Stautner Raps Booing Fans / Pat Livingston; Senior Citizen of the Pittsburgh Steelers / Shirley Povich; Hard to Name an Equal for Layne / Bob Collins; Kiss the Guy or Tackle Him? / Myron Cope; The Sad End of Big Daddy Lipscomb / Edward Linn
  • The Steelers: Pro Football's Gashouse Gang / Myron CopeReflections on the Pre-Renaissance Steelers / Frank Lambert; Pittsburgh / Rocky Bleier; A Break for the 49ers / Prescott Sullivan; Heights of Mediocrity / Al Abrams; The Battle of Gloomsday / Roy McHugh; Art Rooney: He's a Winner Who Always Backs a Loser / Bob Broeg; Chuck Noll / Andy Russell; Reasons for Hope; Football's Poverty Pocket No More / Bob Ortman; Fascination in Frustration / Joe Stein; No Ancient History, Please / Pat Livingston; Fans (Hic) Toast Victory by Browns / Phil Musick; Stand Up and Cheer / Phil Musick
  • A Good Roar / Terry BradshawHow Fort Duquesne Repelled Raiders / Red Smith; Madden: Raiders Were Robbed / Tom LaMarre; Football Won't Be Same if Pittsburgh Gets in Super Bowl / Jim Murray; Moosie and the Old Ranger / Roy Blount Jr.; Dynasty; Joe Greene / Andy Russell; Cornerstone of a Dynasty: Mean Joe Greene, Football Machine / Terry Bradshaw; Super Steelers: All Over for Oakland Before Terry's Raid / James David; It's SUPER!!! Steelers Bowl Over Vikings / Vito Stellino; Super Bowl Fans Contrast in Style / Phil Musick; They Were Just Too Much / Paul Zimmerman
  • Winners Make Plays: Jack Lambert / Sam RutiglianoThe Ascent of an Enigma / Roy Blount Jr.; Rating My Peers: Lynn Swann / Jack Tatum; Champagne, Roses, and Donuts / Frank Deford; Transitions; Remembering ""The Chief"" / Editorial; Greene Mourns ... With a Cigar / Bill Utterback; Mr. Rooney: The Only Legend I Ever Knew / Terry Bradshaw; The Spirit of Place / Sam Toperoff; Rock and Roll, Sex and Drugs / Steve Courson; Noll May Have Checked Out Earlier Than He Wanted To / Ron Cook; Here We Go, Stillers: Cowher Wins His First / Ron Cook; No Steel Curtain Call / Ed Bouchette
Control code
ocn889951977
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 366 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822980797
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt14z9dx5
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)889951977
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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