Playing for pizza

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After providing what is arguably the worst single performance in the history of the NFL, third-string quarterback Rick Dockery becomes a national laughingstock. Cut by the Cleveland Browns, and shunned by every other team, Rick insists that his agent find a team that "does" need him. Against enormous odds, Rick lands a job--as the "starting "quarterback for the Mighty Panthers . . . of Parma, Italy. The Parma Panthers desperately want a former NFL player--any former NFL player--at their helm. And now they've got Rick, who knows nothing about Parma (not even where it is) and doesn't speak a word of Italian. To say that Italy--the land of fine wines, extremely small cars, and "football americano"--holds a few surprises for Rick Dockery would be something of an understatement.
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9780345532053
9780307576118
9781415946640
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UG
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subject_facet Americans -- Italy -- Parma -- Fiction, FICTION / Humorous / General, FICTION / Sports, Parma (Italy) -- Social life and customs -- Fiction, Quarterbacks (Football) -- Fiction, Sports stories
title_display Playing for pizza : a novel
title_full Playing for Pizza, Playing for Pizza A Novel, Playing for pizza : a novel / John Grisham
title_short Playing for pizza :
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topic_facet Americans, Fiction, Literature, Quarterbacks (Football), Social life and customs