Coming of Age in Football's Golden EraeBook - 2003
Blazing Trails chronicles John Mackey's life as a lightning rod for attention throughout the 1960s. Mackey refused to remain silent on any topic he felt strongly about-especially anything dealing with justice. As one of Baltimore's first famous African Americans, he fought for racial and battled for legal equality for pro football players of all color as the first president of the newly merged NFL and AFL National Football Players Associations. More than affecting the freedom of his football.
Publisher: Chicago : Triumph Books, 2003.
Branch Call Number: Internet Access
Characteristics: 1 online resource (224 pages).