Synopses & Reviews
Dan Marino: My Life in Football takes fans into the private life of arguably the greatest quarterback to ever play the game. In addition to his own personal reflections, stories, and anecdotes from his playing days at the University of Pittsburgh and the Miami Dolphins, Marino shares some of his most private moments with his family, friends, and behind-the-scenes of some of the more exciting and unusual moments that he has enjoyed. Hundreds of vibrant, full-color photographs accompany a specially-produced DVD that is available only with this book. The exclusive DVD that contains never-before-seen footage of Marino's high school and college playing days in addition to interviews with former teammates and coaches that aims to explain the genesis of Marino's amazing talent. With unprecedented access to the Hall of Fame quarterback's life—from hearing stories directly from Marino to seeing how the quarterback lives with his family and friends—no other book offers the insight into Marino's life that this one does.
Hall of Fame quarterback Dan Marino holds more than two dozen NFL career passing records. Yet ask those who know him best, and they're likely to respond with comments like Boomer Esiason's: He's as great a person off the field as on it. Now for the first time the public will be able to see firsthand a complete picture of the man and his life on and off the field. They'll see not only the All-Pro quarterback, but also the man active in community affairs, the family man, and the man who established the Dan Marino Foundation, a nonprofit organization for children with special needs. Dan Marino: My Life in Football is a dazzling tribute to one of the greatest football players ever to don an NFL uniform, with personal family photos and remembrances, stunning action shots, and inspiring stories of a lifelong love affair with the All-American game.
About the Author
Dan Marino is a Hall of Fame quarterback who played all 17 of his seasons with the Miami Dolphins. Don Shula is a Hall of Fame football coach who lead the Miami Dolphins to two Super Bowls victories.