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Recruited for his combination of size and speed, George Mills had the potential to become an outstanding college football player--but it never happened. A View from the Bench reveals the reality behind the glamour of college football and the tough experiences in the life of a benchwarmer. Mills was a solid player who loved the game, but he had only one chance in nearly five years at making Nebraska's starting team. He found little time or energy for academics after hours of drills, weight lifting, and team meetings. Now, with complete candor, Mills lays bare the true meaning of "student-athlete."

Product Details

ISBN:
9780252071720
Editor:
Rader, Benjamin G.
Editor:
Roberts, Randy
Author:
Mills, George R.
Other:
Mills, George R.
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
Subject:
Sports - Football
Subject:
History
Subject:
Football - College
Subject:
Personal Memoirs
Subject:
Football - General
Subject:
Sports - General
Subject:
Biography-Sports
Subject:
Sports and Fitness-Football General
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Sport and Society
Publication Date:
20040331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
264
Dimensions:
9.00 x 6.00 in

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