Heroes, Legends . . . Dads: Eight Inspiring Stories of Superstar Athletes and Their Dads
Andrews McMeel Publishing, LLC
Publication date: February 2013
Digital Book format: ePub (Adobe DRM)
Behind many of today's top athletes are exemplary parents who inspired and motivated them to succeed. This DVD and book collection captures behind-the-scenes stories, moments, and memories about remarkable male and female sports stars of today-and their equally remarkable dads.
With the help of their fathers, the athletes featured in Heroes, Legends . . . Dads have made those wildest dreams reality. Containing video and audio clips interspersed with fascinating first-hand stories, each of these eight profiles captures the close-knit bond between father and child. Each multimedia chapter culminates with a defining moment from the athlete's career that he or she shares with their father. The father and child profiles include:
* Ned and Dale Jarrett
* Bobby and Barry Bonds
* Doug and Jennie Finch
* Joel and Oscar De La Hoya
* Archie and Peyton Manning
* Bill and Luke Walton
* Ken and Ken Griffey Jr.
* Bob and Brian Griese
Each chapter's corresponding DVD features archival footage that illustrates the seminal moments in the lives and careers of the featured athlete.