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Dan Rooney: My 75 Years with the Pittsburgh Steelers and the NFL

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Legendary chairman of the five-time Super Bowl champion Pittsburgh Steelers, Dan Rooney, tells his life story for the first time. From growing up on Pittsburghs notorious North Side, to vying with Johnny Unitas for top high school quarterback honors in Western Pennsylvania, from learning how to run a major sports franchise from his father, Art Rooney (“the Chief”), to helping shape the modern NFL, Rooney serves up a fascinating account of personal and professional achievement.

He also discusses his relationships with players, coaches, NFL commissioners, his beloved family, and the devoted fans known as “Steelers Nation.”

Whether advocating hiring more minority head coaches through creation of the Rooney Rule or helping pave the way for the merger of the AFL and NFL, Rooney reveals the dynamics that have made him such a respected force in pro football.

Synopsis:

The legendary chairman of the five-time Super Bowl champion Pittsburgh Steelers tells his life story--from growing up on Pittsburgh's notorious North Side to learning how to run a major sports franchise from his father, Rooney serves up a fascinating account of personal and professional achievement.

Synopsis:

Legendary chairman of the five-time Super Bowl champion Pittsburgh Steelers, Dan Rooney, tells his life story for the first time.

 

About the Author

Andrew E. Masich and David F. Halaas are, respectively, the President and Director of Library and Archives of Pittsburghs Smithsonian-affiliated Senator John Heinz History Center and Western Pennsylvania Sports Museum.

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ISBN:
9780306817458
Author:
Rooney, Dan
Publisher:
Da Capo Press
With:
Masich, Andrew E.
With:
Halaas, David F.
Masich, Andrew E.:
As Told to
Halaas, David F.:
As Told to
Author:
Halaas, David F.
Author:
Masich, Andrew E.
Subject:
Football
Subject:
Football - General
Subject:
Sports - General
Subject:
Sports - Football
Subject:
Personal Memoirs
Subject:
Biography-Sports
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20080931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
24 pages of b/w photos
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in 14 oz

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