Overtime Website Look Inside Do you view every football game as a battle? Are you ready to fight for victory? The Atlanta Falcons sure are! They are famous for calling games battles in the trenches and fight each game with as much strength and power as they can. The Atlanta Falcons by Mark Stewart offers young fans a look into one of the toughest teams in the NFL while including fun facts, team spotlights such as Michael Vick and Matt Ryan, and pictures of Falcons memorabilia. Have a young fan who likes to argue? Dont miss the Great Debates section where readers get insight into some of the greatest debates surrounding the Falcons and professional football! Team spirit is that deep passion shared by the players and fans when they wear the same colors, watch the same scoreboard, and cheer the same triumphs. This popular series has been completely revised and updated for the Fall 2012 release. Book updates include new team information, records, photos, and timelines as well as new features like GREAT DEBATES and GLORY DAYS. Once you finish the book, you can go to the OVERTIME WEBSITE where each football team has its very own webpage to accompany the reading material. This site will be updated throughout the season and postseason with kid-friendly news about their favorite football teams - the perfect source for up-to-date statistics and player information for young sports fans.
This book provides an in-depth look at the history of the Arizona Cardinals football team, which started out in Chicago in 1898. It explores many well known Cardinal players, the stadiums they have played in, some of their greatest coaches, their best seasons, and how their uniforms have always retained the original colors even as the styles were updated over the years. The books in this series include a timeline, fun facts, player’s quotes, classic debates, records, and a map that pinpoints the locations of a list of team facts. There are action photos, press photos, copies of collector cards, post cards, and magazine covers. These books contain a table of contents, a glossary, an index, and additional book titles and websites to access for further information. This series would be a great addition to any school library. This series includes 32 titles, one for each team in the NFL. Recommended
Tuscon Unified School District, September 2012
The presentation of the photos with the text is attractive and the layout is easy to follow. The fun facts, timeline, and pinpoints are a plus. Recommended.
Richardson Independent School District's Library Media Services Book Review Program, June 2009