Football: The Story Of Football By Dave Anderson

373 Words2 Pages
Parks 1.5 leAndre parks Ms. Harris English 1 19 Jan 2009 The story of football Dave Anderson In the beginning Lamar hunts’s daughter Sharon had bounced a red, white, and blue ball on their roof in their backyard. He didn’t know what it was and His daughter called it a high bouncing super ball. Little did he know that the high bouncing super ballwould inspire the name of footballs most important game. The characters that are introduced in the story are: Jim Thorpe, Knute Rockne, George Halas, Vince Lombardi, Joe Namath and Bear Bryant. Jim Thorpe of the Canyon Bull Dogs and Knute Rockne of the Massillon tigers were the most famous players of that era. Thorpe was a very good running back, and Rockne was a determined defensive

More about Football: The Story Of Football By Dave Anderson

Open Document