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The Dolphins at 50
The Dolphins at 50

The Dolphins at 50

Legends and Memories from South Florida's Most Celebrated Team
By Sun-Sentinel, Introduction by Dave Hyde, Foreword by Jason Taylor

SPORTS & RECREATION

160 Pages, 9 x 10.875

Formats: Cloth, EPUB, PDF, Mobipocket

Cloth, $27.95 (US $27.95) (CA $30.95)

ISBN 9781629371788

Rights: WOR

Triumph Books (Nov 2015)

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Overview

A celebration of five decades of professional football in Miami The 2015 NFL season marks the Miami Dolphins' 50th anniversary and a time for fans to celebrate one of the league's most storied franchises. The Dolphins at 50 takes fans on a season-by-season tour of the Dolphins' history, including re-living the team's perfect 1972 season, a feat that still stands alone in NFL history. This commemorative book also includes a countdown of the most noteworthy player to wear each jersey number, from 99 down. In addition, award-winning sports columnist Dave Hyde ranks the team's top 50 all-time players and former stars give their selections of the best players to ever put on a Dolphins uniform. Fans can enjoy the top 20 plays in team history and laugh once again at the top 50 Dolphins quotes as franchise icons Don Shula, Dan Marino, Larry Csonka, Bob Griese, Jimmy Johnson, Jason Taylor, Ricky Williams, and more are all included. Featuring nearly 100 exclusive archival images from the award-winning Sun Sentinel, this is a must-have book for any Dolphins fan.

Author Biography

The Sun-Sentinel Media Group, a subsidiary of Tribune Publishing Company, is a multiplatform media company that reaches an audience of more than 1.7 million people across all platforms. As the dominant voice in the community, they interact with South Florida through award winning print and digital products, an array of niche products, and customized marketing solutions. They also publish the leading weekly Spanish-language newspaper, El Sentinel, and its companion website, ElSentinel.com. Don Shula was the coach that led the Miami Dolphins to two Super Bowls and to the only perfect season in NFL history. He lives in Indian Creek, Florida.

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The Dolphins at 50:

Legends and Memories from South Florida’s Most Celebrated Team

By the Staff of the Sun Sentinel / Foreword by Jason Taylor

Contact: Bill Ames, Triumph Books, 312.676.4256, b.ames@triumphbooks.com

 

A celebration of five decades of professional football in Miami, the 2015 NFL season marks the Miami Dolphins' 50th anniversary and a time for fans to celebrate one of the league's most storied franchises. The Dolphins at 50: Legends and Memories from South Florida’s Most Celebrated Team (Triumph Books, November 2015), written by the staff of the Sun Sentinel, takes fans on a season-by-season tour of the Dolphins' history, including re-living the team's perfect 1972 season, a feat that still stands alone in NFL history. This commemorative book also includes a countdown of the most noteworthy player to wear each jersey number, from 99 down to 1. Other highlights include:

 

  • A foreword written by legendary Dolphins defensive end Jason Taylor and an introduction from award-winning Sun Sentinel columnist Dave Hyde.
  • A selection of the all-time Dolphins team with comprehensive analysis of its hall of famers.
  • A special tribute to legendary coach and Dolphins icon Don Shula.
  • A tribute to faithful Dolphins fans at the end of the book.

 

In addition, Dave Hyde ranks the franchise's top 50 all-time players and former stars give their selections of the best players to ever put on a Dolphins uniform. Fans can enjoy the top 20 plays in team history and laugh once again at the top 50 Dolphins quotes as franchise icons Don Shula, Dan Marino, Larry Csonka, Bob Griese, Jimmy Johnson, Jason Taylor, Ricky Williams and more. Featuring nearly 100 exclusive archival images from the award-winning Sun Sentinel, this is a must-have book for any Dolphins fan.

 

About Sun Sentinel:

The Sun Sentinel Media Group, a subsidiary of Tribune Publishing Company, is a multiplatform media company that reaches an audience of more than 1.7 million people across all platforms. As the dominant voice in the community, they interact with South Florida through award winning print and digital products, an array of niche products, and customized marketing solutions. They also publish the leading weekly Spanish-language newspaper, El Sentinel, and its companion website, ElSentinel.com.

 

Sun Sentinel contact: Shannon Conness (954) 425-1016

 

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