From Patrick Mahomes in Kansas City to Saquon Barkley in New York, the hottest young football players are already tearing up the gridiron. With their amazing skill and unique playing styles, these stars are bringing new life to the sport and some of its most famous teams, and they’re only just getting started.
Football’s New Wave gives readers a front-row seat to this transition from one generation to the next, with pages full of information about these players, where they came from, and what makes them stand out. Engaging text, fact boxes, and action photographs bring readers close to the action and will prepare you to cheer on the biggest sports stars for years to come.
About the Author
Will Graves became hooked on the NFL after attending the 1982 NFC Championship between the Washington Redskins and the Dallas Cowboys. Graves watched his beloved Redskins win the Super Bowl three times before he graduated high school. More than 25 years later, he’s still waiting for Washington to get back on top. Graves has spent more than two decades as a sportswriter, covering the NFL, professional baseball, hockey, and the Olympics for The Associated Press in Pittsburgh, where he lives with his wife and two children.