Nate Jackson’s Slow Getting Up is an unvarnished and uncensored memoir of everyday life in the most popular sports league in America—and the most damaging to its players—the National Football League.After playing college ball at a tiny Division III school, Jackson, a receiver, signed as a free agent with the San Francisco 49ers, before moving to the Denver Broncos. For six seasons in the NFL as a Bronco, he alternated between the practice squad a...
By Nate Jackson
Paperback: 288 pages
Publisher: Harper Perennial; Reprint edition (September 2, 2014)
Product Dimensions: 5.3 x 0.6 x 8 inches
Amazon Rank: 72794
Format: PDF Text djvu ebook
In 2000, the book "Kitchen Confidential" revealed one chef's thoughts on what it was like to be a chef. Not a celebrity chef featured on the Food Channel, but a working-class, sore-knees, burnt-fingers guy who lived life one plate at a time. It was