Monday, July 30, 2007

Crimson Tide Madness

Title: Crimson Tide Madness
Author: Wilton Sharpe
Published by Cumberland House, 2007.
ISBN: 978-1-58182-580-0.
Reviewed for Reader Views, 7/07.

Are you a National Football League fan? If you are, chances are your favorite team has at least one member who has graduated from the University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa. The mascot for the University of Alabama is known as the Crimson Tide. The university's football team has a tradition of greatness. The Crimson Tide boasts 12 national championships, 3 times they have won in back to back years.

"The Crimson Tide Madness" is a tribute to the many legends who have once worn the red and white. It is separated into key sections which focus on traditions, legends, coaches, quarterbacks and the great rivalries. This book is packed with quotes from former players, coaches both NFL and Crimson Tide; and famous NFL players who are Alabama alumni. There are stories which will enlighten football fans of all ages."The Crimson Tide Madness" is part of a series of Golden Ages of College Sports.

College football is very much a part of Saturdays in the fall both in person and television coverage. After reading this awesome tribute to the Crimson Tide you will soon be sporting red and white. Cheering for the 'Bama team each time they take the field for a Southeastern Conference game or one of the many bowls that they have been invited to play in.

Go Crimson Tide!

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