By Doug Buffone,Dan Hampton,Chet Coppock
In Doug Buffone: Monster of the Midway, writer and previous endure Doug Buffone offers a behind-the-scenes examine the personalities and occasions that experience formed the franchise’s storied historical past. starting in 1966, whilst Buffone was once chosen within the fourth around through the Bears, the booklet information his early taking part in days below mythical trainer George Halas throughout the beginning of the recent period of the franchise with John Fox. he's taking readers during the pleasure of being teammates with the mythical Gale Sayers, in addition to the heartrending event of wasting teammate Brian Piccolo to melanoma, which might pass directly to motivate the award-winning motion picture Brian’s Song. earlier than retiring because the final endure to have performed lower than Halas in 1980, Buffone additionally had the excitement of sharing the locker room with the subsequent megastar Bears operating again, Walter Payton, assisting lay the basis that might result in the unforgettable 1985 large Bowl champion squad. fortunately, even after his enjoying days, Buffone by no means strayed faraway from the Bears association, overlaying the staff on tv and radio for greater than 3 a long time. From the greatness of Dick Butkus, Mike Ditka, Brian Urlacher, and Matt area of expertise to the debacles of Rashaan Salaam, Dave McGinnis, and Mark Trestman, Buffone has obvious all of it, and this e-book provides enthusiasts a flavor of what it’s wish to join the Bears storied history.
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Doug Buffone: Monster of the Midway: My 50 Years with the Chicago Bears by Doug Buffone,Dan Hampton,Chet Coppock