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Play like You Mean It: Passion, Laughs, and Leadership in the World's Most Beautiful Gameby Rex Ryan
Synopses & Reviews
The head coach of the New York Jets shares the lessons he has learned in leadership and motivation throughout his career, recounting colorful stories from his work with the Jets and the Ravens as well as memories about his father, NFL coach Buddy Ryan.
About the Author
REX RYAN is head coach of the National Football League’s New York Jets. He is the son of former Philadelphia Eagles and Arizona Cardinals head coach Buddy Ryan and the twin brother of Rob Ryan, defensive coordinator for the Cleveland Browns.
Don Yaeger is a former associate editor for Sports Illustrated. He is the bestselling author of seventeen books, including Never Die Easy: The Auto biography of Walter Payton.
Table of Contents
2010 — a wild ride — Blunt-force trauma — Son of Buddy — Joining the family business — Father of my own — Tackling dyslexia — Eat, pray, football — Loving Baltimore — The perfect owner — Changing the culture of the Jets — Mark Sanchez — Filling out the roster — The perfect formula — Taking risks on players (and making my own mistakes) — Sharing the big apple — 2009 season — Coach-speak: getting up in front of the players and coaches — Hard knocks — Revis: the art of the deal — Bring it on: putting pressure on yourself — Let's go snack — We'll be back.
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