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[BOOKS] ✯ Slow Getting Up By Nate Jackson – Padreramon.co An unvarnished and uncensored account of uotidian life in the NFL from one of the best writers to ever play in its ranksThe NFL is the most popular sports league in America and the most damaging to itAn unvarnished and uncensored account of uotidian life in the NFL from one of the best writers to ever play in its ranksThe NFL is the most popular sports league in America and the most damaging to its players Degenerative brain conditions early onset arthritis bad knees hips shoulders such is the glory that awaits the retired veteran of the NFL as well as the terrible pensions and imminent financial ruin for the majority that lack college degrees But for the millions of N.

FL fans the average NFL player is faceless; his pain and suffering virtually invisibleNate Jackson was a receiver at tiny Division III Menlo College on the coast of California Talented enough to sign as a free agent with the 49ers he then played for six seasons with the Denver Broncos bouncing from the practice suad to the active roster and eventually a starting spot a player barely holding on to a career in the pros like the majority of his fellow playersAs he traces the.

slow download getting epub Slow Getting download Slow Getting Up KindleFL fans the average NFL player is faceless; his pain and suffering virtually invisibleNate Jackson was a receiver at tiny Division III Menlo College on the coast of California Talented enough to sign as a free agent with the 49ers he then played for six seasons with the Denver Broncos bouncing from the practice suad to the active roster and eventually a starting spot a player barely holding on to a career in the pros like the majority of his fellow playersAs he traces the.

PDF/EPUB Slow Getting Up PDF/EPUB ☆ Slow Getting  MOBI Ñ padreramon.co

PDF/EPUB Slow Getting Up PDF/EPUB ☆ Slow Getting MOBI Ñ padreramon.co

10 thoughts on “Slow Getting Up

  1. Matt Lieberman Matt Lieberman says:

    PDF/EPUB Slow Getting Up PDF/EPUB ☆ Slow Getting MOBI Ñ padreramon.co slow download, getting epub, Slow Getting download, Slow Getting Up KindleThere is a good amount of well written football books There are also many football books penned by current and former players Unfortunately there has generally been little overlap between the two NFL memoirs are often cash outs after particularly improbable seasons or impending bankruptcy or financially ruinous divorces The player's voice is generally diluted by a co author who invariably has a penchant for lame cliches and generic athlete platitudes Thankfully Slow Getting Up Nate Jackson's reflections on his eight years on the fringes of the NFL features uality prose and brings a fresh and insightful perspective to a rather stale format It is one of the most entertaining football books released in the past few years and is a worthwhile read for football fans interested in learning about the trials and tribulations facing professional football playersAfter beginning with a 2008 hamstring injury that ultimately spelled the end of Jackson's career physical maladies and the arduous


  2. Ryan Miksch Ryan Miksch says:

    PDF/EPUB Slow Getting Up PDF/EPUB ☆ Slow Getting MOBI Ñ padreramon.co slow download, getting epub, Slow Getting download, Slow Getting Up KindleYou wont put down this book until you finish Nate finds a way to make you feel like you are in the locker room with him You feel nervous and excited for him through out Great book


  3. Richard Richard says:

    PDF/EPUB Slow Getting Up PDF/EPUB ☆ Slow Getting MOBI Ñ padreramon.co slow download, getting epub, Slow Getting download, Slow Getting Up KindleI sort of liked the book; it follows chronologically the narrative of a fringe NFL from his college prep through his shaky beginnings to seasoned professional While his career progresses in this fashion his body is in decline so much so that as his career peters out in practice for the UFL his achilles snaps leaving him down on the 104 degree dirt in the realization that it is over The book suggests that while the NFL owned his body it did not own his mind; there is however precious little to support that as Nate was no source of friction doing all or than all he was called upon to doThe writing is solid but unspectacular;


  4. ThereWillBeBooks ThereWillBeBooks says:

    PDF/EPUB Slow Getting Up PDF/EPUB ☆ Slow Getting MOBI Ñ padreramon.co slow download, getting epub, Slow Getting download, Slow Getting Up KindleAs far as athlete writers go there are generally three kinds Those who put out ghostwritten memoirs that may or may not be interesting depending on how into their sport you are Those who are pretty good writers for an athlete and these are like watching an elephant paint on an easel or a little kid do a complex math problem the wonder is that its happening at all Then there are those rare athletes who are actually good Not good for a jock but actually talented and thoughtful separate from their athletic careers Nate Jackson is in the third category and this made Slow Getting Up a fascinating read A peek behind the hi


  5. KOMET KOMET says:

    PDF/EPUB Slow Getting Up PDF/EPUB ☆ Slow Getting MOBI Ñ padreramon.co slow download, getting epub, Slow Getting download, Slow Getting Up KindleI came to this book late last year courtesy of a radio interview with the author which I heard one day online from CBC Radio 1 in Canada Indeed I was so impressed with the author's story of his experiences as a player in the National Football League NFL first with the San Francisco 49ers and then with the Denver Broncos where he played for the majority of his career that I eagerly bought the book Though I am a sports fan and have followed the NFL in varying degrees for years I am NOT a football fan Baseball is my great love But I do have a certain fascination with the lives of athletes within the context of the sport which they have been able to make their life's vocation Despite a good solid college football career Jackson was not a shoo in for a slot in an NFL team


  6. Tucker Menzies Tucker Menzies says:

    PDF/EPUB Slow Getting Up PDF/EPUB ☆ Slow Getting MOBI Ñ padreramon.co slow download, getting epub, Slow Getting download, Slow Getting Up KindleSlow Getting Up by Nate JacksonImportant People Nate Jackson Mike Shanahan Bill WalshThis book details life in the National Football League from a former player who started and finished his career at the bottom of the pile Nate Jackson played college football at D III Menlo and entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent thanks to Bill Walsh who recruited him to sign with the 49ers Jackson attended training camp with the 49ers in his


  7. Benjamin Benjamin says:

    PDF/EPUB Slow Getting Up PDF/EPUB ☆ Slow Getting MOBI Ñ padreramon.co slow download, getting epub, Slow Getting download, Slow Getting Up KindleAdmittedly I probably gave my review an extra star for being a Bronco's fan and for being a Nate Jack fan while he was here Still this certainly isn't your average football player b


  8. Josh Josh says:

    PDF/EPUB Slow Getting Up PDF/EPUB ☆ Slow Getting MOBI Ñ padreramon.co slow download, getting epub, Slow Getting download, Slow Getting Up KindleIn the genre of autobiographical account of someone who almost achieved an American dream but then didn't and maybe the best sports book I've ever readNot sure why this one isn’t well known Possibly because it’s not a sensational tell all Nate Jackson has largel


  9. Michael Backus Michael Backus says:

    PDF/EPUB Slow Getting Up PDF/EPUB ☆ Slow Getting MOBI Ñ padreramon.co slow download, getting epub, Slow Getting download, Slow Getting Up KindleThere is good in this book and Jackson's writing is solid throughout though there were a couple of self conscious flourishes clearly meant to be writerly for lack of a better term than is typical in a book like this and these carry no impact But it gives a genuine sense of what it is like to play pro football at that level and from a POV generally not heard from Jackson is a real NFL journeyman barely holding on each year in his career he's honest about things like pot smoking and groupies and strippers though he really has nothing significant to say about either other than that they exist in his life And he gets across the sense of tension that goes with playing in the NFL at that journeyman evel maybe at any level though there's no


  10. Kirsti Kirsti says:

    PDF/EPUB Slow Getting Up PDF/EPUB ☆ Slow Getting MOBI Ñ padreramon.co slow download, getting epub, Slow Getting download, Slow Getting Up KindleI stopped reading after Jackson claimed that he tracked a mountain lion and its cubs to their cave threw sticks and a live snake into the cave entrance taunted the lion when she emerged and then killed her with his bare hands and a pocketknife after she attacked him What


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