By Wayne Stewart
In All the strikes I Had, Berry brings readers inside of a soccer profession that spanned 4 a long time and featured a Who’s Who of the NFL. As a receiver for the Baltimore Colts of the Nineteen Fifties and Sixties, he approximately scientifically built a listing of strikes and fakes to get open, and very studied shielding backs and their assurance techniques—pioneering those imperative elements of today’s passing-game education. during this booklet he breaks down, play-by-play, his historical functionality within the contest that secured professional football’s popularity—the 1958 ultimate that was once the NFL’s first to finish in extra time and primary to be nationally televised. He recounts training for the Dallas Cowboys and head training the recent England Patriots, a group he took to the large Bowl. one among today’s senior individuals of professional soccer corridor of status, Raymond Berry is a countrywide treasure of soccer historical past, process, process, and—just as important—friendship, kinfolk, love, and religion.
“He was once his personal guy. He used to bepoised, as notwithstanding he had reflected every little thing a bit more durable than somebody else. . . . He used to be deconstructing and reinventing the placement of vast receiver.” —Mark Bowden in The most sensible video game Ever
“He didn’t play a video game of soccer, he engineered it.”—legendaryLos Angeles Times sportswriter Jim Murray
“The best.” —Johnny Unitas
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