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Playing to Win: Jerry Jones and the Dallas Cowboys By David Magee,

  • Title: Playing to Win: Jerry Jones and the Dallas Cowboys
  • Author: David Magee
  • ISBN: 9781600781247
  • Page: 266
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Parlaying unrestricted access into a compelling behind the scenes narrative, author David Magee reveals football vignettes and insightful management morsels from arguably the most colorful and influential owner in all of professional sports Playing to Win is the true story of how an Arkansas oilman named Jerry Jones was able to turn the Dallas Cowboys franchise around andParlaying unrestricted access into a compelling behind the scenes narrative, author David Magee reveals football vignettes and insightful management morsels from arguably the most colorful and influential owner in all of professional sports Playing to Win is the true story of how an Arkansas oilman named Jerry Jones was able to turn the Dallas Cowboys franchise around and become arguably the most influential owner in all of professional sports winning three Super Bowls, landing record setting television contracts, and overseeing every detail of a brand new 1.2 billion stadium along the way From revolutionizing the NFL s business model to helping transform the league into the nation s most popular sport, Jones is a sports icon, and this book showcases and brings clarity to the scope of his impact.
    Playing to Win Jerry Jones and the Dallas Cowboys Parlaying unrestricted access into a compelling behind the scenes narrative author David Magee reveals football vignettes and insightful management morsels from arguably the most colorful and influen

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    1. Whenever appropriate, Magee provides appropriate biographical information about Jones s childhood and youth, his family especially the relationship with his father , the years at Arkansas where he played on the football team with Jimmy Johnson and was captain of one that won a national championship , his earlier career in oil and gas exploration in partnership with his father, and his initial and unsuccessful efforts to purchase an NFL team, the San Diego Chargers Magee also notes that, after Jo [...]

    2. I have spoiled myself when it comes to reading biographies about powerful leaders I need to remind myself that it is unfair to compare every work of history to those of Robert Caro After recently attending a Cowboys game in Arlington, I checked out David Magee s book about Jerry Jones from my local library.Magee s work is an acceptable introduction to Jones, but not much Magee gets the basic facts correct He reports the ups and downs of the Cowboys performance under Jones ownership, and offers [...]

    3. The story of how Jerry Jones parlayed his last buck into millions via drilling risky oil wells so that he could buy the Dallas Cowboys, then win 3 super bowls If you like risk, rooting for the under dog, and great stories of achieving the American dream you can t help but enjoy this story.

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