Pro Football's All-Time Greatest Comebacks

By: Drew Lyon

From a surprise fourth quarter comeback to a last-second game-winning touchdown to win the Super Bowl, few things are more exciting in pro football than when an underdog comes back to win it all. Football history is filled with heart-stopping stories of teams that defied the odds to win a title and players who fight their way back from personal struggles to return to the game they love. Filled with incredible stories and action-packed images, readers will find themselves cheering on their favorite underdog teams and players to victory.

ISBN: 9781543554342

JLG Release: Nov 2019


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Filled with fast-paced, engaging writing, this series is sure to be a crowd-pleaser. Determined, talented teams can rally to come back for big victories, like the 2004 ALS comeback of the Red Sox over the Yankees, a stunning upset that led to the Sox sweeping the Cardinals in the World Series. In addition to showcasing teams that change their fates Filled with fast-paced, engaging writing, this series is sure to be a crowd-pleaser. Determined, talented teams can rally to come back for big victories, like the 2004 ALS comeback of the Red Sox over the Yankees, a stunning upset that led to the Sox sweeping the Cardinals in the World Series. In addition to showcasing teams that change their fates, each book contains a section that highlights players who have returned to their sport after devastating illness or injuries. Perhaps most memorable for young readers will be the story of Peyton Manning, who was traded by his longtime team, the Colts, after back surgery and ended up winning the Super Bowl with his new team, the Broncos. Highly visual and engaging, this series is full of winning titles. Who doesn’t love a comeback kid? These are sure to be popular picks for browsers.

Book Details

ISBN

9781543554342

First Release

November 2019

Genre

Nonfic

Dewey Classification

796.332

Trim Size

7" x 9"

Page Count

32

Accelerated Reader

Level 5.7; Points: 0.5;

Scholastic Reading Counts

Level 0; Points: 0;

Lexile

Level 970L

Format

Print Book

Edition

Hardcover edition

Publisher

Capstone

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