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The Resource 77 : Denver, The Broncos, and a Coming of Age, (electronic resource)

77 : Denver, The Broncos, and a Coming of Age, (electronic resource)

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77 : Denver, The Broncos, and a Coming of Age
Title
77
Title remainder
Denver, The Broncos, and a Coming of Age
Statement of responsibility
Terry Frei
Title variation
  • Denver, the Broncos, and a coming of age
  • 7
Title variation remainder
Denver, the Broncos, and a coming of age
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Asserting that the 1977 AFC champion Denver Broncos were the tipping point for the transformation of Denver, Colorado from cowtown to today's sports and entertainment mecca, author Terry Frei provides an intimate look at the team and the city it brought together at a time of great change. Along with profiles of legendary players, Frei describes Denver's evolving politics and culture in the late 1970s as the Broncos make their way to their first Super Bowl
Summary
Documents the successful football season of the 1977 AFC champion Denver Broncos on their quest to their first Super Bowl in terms of the dramatic changes that occurred in Denver, Colorado, during the late 1970s related to the city's political, cultural, economic, and social intitutions, and offers profiles of such legendary players as Lyle Alzado, Craig Morton, and others
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249859
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
796.332640978883
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Target audience
adult
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Denver, the Broncos, and a coming of age
Label
77 : Denver, The Broncos, and a Coming of Age, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=85EEB240-EE68-46AC-B799-0A0D12141056
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Table of Contents; Foreword by Ron Zappolo; Acknowledgments; Author's Note; Introduction: The Young Sportswriter, a Different Denver ... and a Player Revolt; 1-New Coach, New Job; Getting his Chance: Robert ""Red"" Miller; 2-Defenders of the Realm; It all Stops here: Randy Gradishar; Brain Trust: Joe Collier and Company; Free Agent: Bob Swenson; Commentator: Tom Jackson; Abandoned Ship: Joe Rizzo; 3-M & M Connection; Prelude; Off the Scrap Heap: Craig Morton; Amazing Grace: Haven Moses; 4-Campers; Fort Collins: July 15-August 4
  • From the Halls of Montezuma: Mike Montler""Bronco Billy"": Billy Thompson; At the Corners: Louis Wright and Steve Foley; 5-Runners; Exhibitions: August 5-20; Preacher's Son: Otis Armstrong; Clothier: Rob Lytle; 6-United Front; Yet More Exhibitions: August 21-September 10; ""Barnyard"": Barney Chavous; On the Nose: Rubin Carter; In the Clearing Stands a Boxer: Lyle Alzado; 7-Paving the Way; From the Gate: September 11-25; Junkyard Dog: Claudie Minor; ""Napoleon"": Tom Glassic; ""Logger"": Andy Maurer; Still Unbeaten: September 26-0ctober 9; 8-Raiders, Raiders; ""01' Hightops"": Jim Turner
  • In their House: October 10-16Rematch: October 17-30; 9-Rebounding and Receiving; ""Tadpole"": Rick Upchurch; ""Doc"": Jack Dolbin; Back on Track: October 31-November 13; ""Judge"": Riley Odoms; 10-Standing their Ground; First and Goal from the 1: November 14-27; Down the Stretch: November 28-December 18; 11-Mardi Gras; First Round: December 19-24; AFC Championship: December 25-January 1; Super Bowl XII: January 2-15; 12-Aftermath; Ownership and Staff; Defense; Offense; Denver, Colorado; Appendix; Roster and Coaching Staff; Season Scores, Statistics, and Honors; Notes and Sources; Index
Control code
ocn852758572
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (390 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781589794511
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
85EEB240-EE68-46AC-B799-0A0D12141056
System control number
(OCoLC)852758572
Label
77 : Denver, The Broncos, and a Coming of Age, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=85EEB240-EE68-46AC-B799-0A0D12141056
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Table of Contents; Foreword by Ron Zappolo; Acknowledgments; Author's Note; Introduction: The Young Sportswriter, a Different Denver ... and a Player Revolt; 1-New Coach, New Job; Getting his Chance: Robert ""Red"" Miller; 2-Defenders of the Realm; It all Stops here: Randy Gradishar; Brain Trust: Joe Collier and Company; Free Agent: Bob Swenson; Commentator: Tom Jackson; Abandoned Ship: Joe Rizzo; 3-M & M Connection; Prelude; Off the Scrap Heap: Craig Morton; Amazing Grace: Haven Moses; 4-Campers; Fort Collins: July 15-August 4
  • From the Halls of Montezuma: Mike Montler""Bronco Billy"": Billy Thompson; At the Corners: Louis Wright and Steve Foley; 5-Runners; Exhibitions: August 5-20; Preacher's Son: Otis Armstrong; Clothier: Rob Lytle; 6-United Front; Yet More Exhibitions: August 21-September 10; ""Barnyard"": Barney Chavous; On the Nose: Rubin Carter; In the Clearing Stands a Boxer: Lyle Alzado; 7-Paving the Way; From the Gate: September 11-25; Junkyard Dog: Claudie Minor; ""Napoleon"": Tom Glassic; ""Logger"": Andy Maurer; Still Unbeaten: September 26-0ctober 9; 8-Raiders, Raiders; ""01' Hightops"": Jim Turner
  • In their House: October 10-16Rematch: October 17-30; 9-Rebounding and Receiving; ""Tadpole"": Rick Upchurch; ""Doc"": Jack Dolbin; Back on Track: October 31-November 13; ""Judge"": Riley Odoms; 10-Standing their Ground; First and Goal from the 1: November 14-27; Down the Stretch: November 28-December 18; 11-Mardi Gras; First Round: December 19-24; AFC Championship: December 25-January 1; Super Bowl XII: January 2-15; 12-Aftermath; Ownership and Staff; Defense; Offense; Denver, Colorado; Appendix; Roster and Coaching Staff; Season Scores, Statistics, and Honors; Notes and Sources; Index
Control code
ocn852758572
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (390 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781589794511
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
85EEB240-EE68-46AC-B799-0A0D12141056
System control number
(OCoLC)852758572

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