By Ken Bowen,Shad Khan
Included within: the nice hearth of 1901, Florida's First university soccer online game, Early UF, FSU, and UG soccer, The Florida-Georgia video game, Jacksonville's All-Stars dealing with off opposed to pink Grange and the Chicago Bears, The Jacksonville Bears, the beginning of the Gator Bowl, Jacksonville's Negro Bowls, The Senior Bowl, The Southern Leagues, The inn Roosevelt fireplace, The 1968 and 1969 AFL All-Star video games, The 1976 NFL enlargement Race, The WFL's Jacksonville Sharks, The Jacksonville show, Colt Fever evening, the USFL's Jacksonville Bulls, Bud Adams and the Jacksonville Oilers, The Jacksonville Robins, the 1989 NFL enlargement Race, landing Jacksonville!, Wayne Weaver, the naming of the Jaguars, the warfare on Charlotte, NFL Now!, the world League Tomcats, the background of the Jacksonville Coliseum, development an NFL Stadium, the Miracle Season, Woody Paige vs. Jacksonville and Paige's reflections at the feud, Small Market/Big Stadium, Bidding for the great Bowl, large Bowl XXXIX, The Jacksonville Sharks, The Dixie Blues, Bobby Bowden's final video game, the undies soccer League, the Sale of the Jaguars, Shad Khan, and lots more and plenty, a lot more.
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“Ken Bowen’s booklet is certainly approximately soccer. however it is additionally a booklet in regards to the historical past of a urban, wrapped round a community’s love affair with activities and festival. the writer tells an excellent story, even if you're from Jacksonville, or even if you're a activities fan. a very good learn, good researched and good told.” - John Delaney, Mayor of Jacksonville (1995-2003), Architect of the $2.2 Billion greater Jacksonville Plan, President of college of North Florida (2003-Present)
“From the cocktail occasion to Coughlin, the Bulls to Brunell and the Gator Bowl to Gus, Ken Bowen’s publication is a fascinating learn for any soccer fan as a rule, and any Jacksonville soccer fan in particular.” - Ryan O’Halloran, Florida Times-Union
“Ken Bowen’s immense League urban! a hundred Years of soccer in Jacksonville is a needs to learn for any activities loving Jaxson. It offers a entire, interesting, and information-filled examine how America’s favourite recreation and Jacksonville have grown up jointly over the past century.” - Ennis Davis, writer of Reclaiming Jacksonville: tales in the back of the River City’s historical Landmarks and Cohen Brothers: the large shop; founding father of MetroJacksonville.com
“Big League urban! is a needs to learn for somebody who loves soccer and Jacksonville. whereas I can’t make sure or deny the knowledge written approximately me for fifth modification reasons, i will say that i'm commemorated to be a small a part of this nice city’s soccer history!” - Curtis “Jaxson De Ville” Dvorak, Jaguars Mascot
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