The Rookie Handbook: How to Survive the First Season in the NFL by Ryan KalilThe Rookie Handbook: How to Survive the First Season in the NFL by Ryan Kalil

The Rookie Handbook: How to Survive the First Season in the NFL

byRyan Kalil, Jordan Gross, Geoff Hangartner

Paperback | September 6, 2016

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Congratulations, you just got drafted into the NFL. Now what?
Here’s what’s ahead of you: rigorous training, complicated playbooks, financial conundrums, intense pressure to perform—and temptation. Welcome to the big leagues.

Informative, smart, funny, and beautifully illustrated, The Rookie Handbook has everything NFL rookies need to know to survive their first season of pro football, straight from veterans Ryan Kalil, Jordan Gross, and Geoff Hangartner. The three authors have a combined thirty years of NFL experience, but they too were rookies themselves, once upon a time.
 
Much like rookies, NFL fans only know what they see on TV or read—obsessively following Rich Eisen and scouring obscure blogs for fantasy football info. But when it comes to what goes on in the inner sanctum, behind the locker room doors, it’s a mystery. The Rookie Handbook is the insider’s guide to that exclusive club, pulling back the curtain to reveal how players act and think—and what they do when no one is watching.
Ryan Kalil is a five-time Pro Bowl player and has played center for the Carolina Panthers since 2007. Jordan Gross is a former offensive tackle for the Carolina Panthers; since his retirement in 2014, he has worked for The Panthers Network as a sideline reporter and hosts his own show with Travelle Wharton on Time Warner Cable Sports ...
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Title:The Rookie Handbook: How to Survive the First Season in the NFLFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:176 pages, 8 × 6.5 × 0.7 inShipping dimensions:8 × 6.5 × 0.7 inPublished:September 6, 2016Publisher:Regan Arts.Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1682450341

ISBN - 13:9781682450345

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"Put down the playbook and study this: Insider knowledge on how to survive life in the NFL."

—Kalyn Kahler, The MMQB