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Alone in the trenches : my life as a gay man in the NFL

Author: Esera Tuaolo; John Rosengren
Publisher: Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   book_printbook : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A memoir by the ex-NFL football player offers a portrait of his life as a gay man, recounting his painful childhood, his fear of exposure while playing in the NFL, the strength he found in Christianity, and his decision to come out publicly.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Tuaolo, Esera, 1968-
Alone in the trenches.
Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks, ©2006
(OCoLC)607309093
Online version:
Tuaolo, Esera, 1968-
Alone in the trenches.
Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks, ©2006
(OCoLC)631459252
Named Person: Esera Tuaolo; Esera Tuaolo
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Esera Tuaolo; John Rosengren
ISBN: 1402205058 9781402205057 9781402209239 1402209231
OCLC Number: 61451583
Description: 281 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Torments of Success --
God Bless my Daddy --
Baby Fridge --
Who's Esera Tuaolo --
Killer Beavers --
Road to the Draft --
Lombardi's House --
A Samoan in Green Bay --
Mississippi Brawling --
My Brother Tua --
If You Make the Team --
Play through the Pain --
A McDonald's Wedding --
The Past Can Destroy the Future --
Champions for Christ --
We're Going to Miami --
Super Bowl XXXIII --
Can't Lose this Man --
That's the Big Secret.
Responsibility: Esera Tuaolo, with John Rosengren.
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A memoir by the ex-NFL football player offers a portrait of his life as a gay man, recounting his painful childhood, his fear of exposure while playing in the NFL, the strength he found in Christianity, and his decision to come out publicly.

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