By Frank Gifford
In 1958 Frank Gifford was once the golden boy at the glamour group within the so much celebrated urban within the NFL. whilst his long island Giants performed the Baltimore Colts for the league championship that 12 months, it grew to become the one so much memorable contest within the historical past soccer. Broadcast to an viewers of thousands, it was once the 1st name online game ever to enter sudden-death extra time. Its drama, pleasure, and controversy riveted the state and helped propel soccer to the leading edge of the yankee activities panorama.
Now, to mark the 50th anniversary of "The maximum video game Ever Played," long island Giants corridor of Famer and longtime tv analyst Frank Gifford offers an inside-the-helmet account that may take its position within the annals of activities literature. Drawing at the poignant and funny thoughts of each dwelling participant from the game—including fellow corridor of Famers Sam Huff, Andy Robustelli, artwork Donovan, Lenny Moore, and Raymond Berry—as good because the author's personal reports and reflections, the respect video game captures an impressive second in American activities background. it's the tale of 2 very varied towns and groups, packed with the enjoyment, the disgruntlement, and the everlasting delight of an afternoon that may ceaselessly characterize all that's nice approximately activities.
instructed with gripping immediacy, The Glory Game is an indelible portrait of the NFL's such a lot transcendent hours—a wintry weather model of the men of summer time, informed through one in every of football's precise legends.
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