Slow Getting Up: A Story of NFL Survival from the Bottom of the Pile

By Nate Jackson

As Marshawn Lynch so eloquently put it, “football is a team sport”. I thought it would be interesting to read the biography of someone who had a successful NFL career but never attained celebrity status. While I’ve never been a big Denver Broncos...

The last Hero: A Life of Henry Aaron

By Howard Bryant

Baseball fans, this is a no-brainer read. Anyone interested in the history of modern civil rights movement would also be advised to take a read. As with so many of our heroes, the truth about Henry Aaron’s life is far more interesting than the legend of his...