quarterback

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A profile of the NFL quarterback gone bust.

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An attempt to sort out whether Vick is truly a changed man or simply a very gifted football player who was bound to be forgiven.

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A profile of Jake Plummer, the NFL quarterback who turned down a $5M offer and left the game while still in his prime.

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A detailed account of the writer’s very brief stint as quarterback of the Detroit Lions. A participatory journalism classic.

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Over a scotch a few months after his underdog Jets won Super Bowl III, a 26-year-old Joe Namath told Jimmy Breslin what he’d done the night before the game: “I went out and got a bottle and grabbed this girl.”