By Wayne Stewart
In All the strikes I Had, Berry brings readers inside of a soccer occupation 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 Nineteen Sixties, he approximately scientifically constructed a list of strikes and fakes to get open, and very studied protecting backs and their assurance techniques—pioneering those imperative elements of today’s passing-game coaching. during this publication he breaks down, play-by-play, his historical functionality within the contest that secured professional football’s popularity—the 1958 ultimate that used to be the NFL’s first to finish in time beyond regulation and primary to be nationally televised. He recounts training for the Dallas Cowboys and head training the hot England Patriots, a workforce he took to the tremendous Bowl. one in every of today’s senior contributors of professional soccer corridor of status, Raymond Berry is a countrywide treasure of soccer heritage, process, procedure, and—just as important—friendship, relations, love, and religion.
“He used to be his personal guy. He was oncepoised, as notwithstanding he had contemplated every thing a bit more durable than an individual else. . . . He was once deconstructing and reinventing the location of huge 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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