Coming Back Stronger : Unleashing the Hidden Power of Adversity (Hardcover)

Author: Brees, Drew

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New Orleans Saints Quarterback Drew Brees pens the ultimate comeback story, not only of his recovering from a career-ending shoulder injury, but the rejuvenation of a city and a football team many had given up on. His inspiring message of hope and encouragement proves that with faith, determination, and heart, any obstacle can be overcome.

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Publisher Tyndale House Pub
Mfg Part# 9781414339436
SKU 215085229
Format Hardcover
ISBN10 1414339437
Release Date 7/6/2010
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Dimensions (in Inches) 9.75H x 6.5L x 1.25T
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Annotation Despite a record-breaking career at Purdue University, quarterback Drew Brees was dismissed by many NFL scouts and was benched in favor of Doug Flutie during his stint with the San Diego Chargers. Then, in the final game of the 2005 season, Brees suffered a devastating shoulder injury which put his career in jeopardy. But Brees found a home in a city that knew all about adversity--New Orleans, which was still reeling in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. Emerging as one the league's top stars, Brees won the 2009 Offensive Player of the Year award and, more importantly, led his team to the Super Bowl XLIV title. In this inspirational memoir, Brees relives the most crucial moments of his life and his career to reveal how he has used the doubts of others to fuel his own success.
Annotation 1 Despite a record-breaking career at Purdue University, quarterback Drew Brees was dismissed by many NFL scouts and was benched in favor of Doug Flutie during his stint with the San Diego Chargers. Then, in the final game of the 2005 season, Brees suffered a devastating shoulder injury which put his career in jeopardy. But Brees found a home in a city that knew all about adversity--New Orleans, which was still reeling in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. Emerging as one the league's top stars, Brees won the 2009 Offensive Player of the Year award and, more importantly, led his team to the Super Bowl XLIV title. In this inspirational memoir, Brees relives the most crucial moments of his life and his career to reveal how he has used the doubts of others to fuel his own success.
Editors Note Explores the importance of retaining hope in the face of adversity and suffering, and describes the significance of faith for Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints after his shoulder injury and the wake of Hurricane Katrina.
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