Come the fall and the football spirit is hard to resist. But many a young spectator feels his enthusiasm somewhat dampened by the apparent complexity of the game. In this highly specific text illustrated by Rus Anderson, football is taken apart play by play. Tactics and maneuvers are defined, scoring explained, a summary history of the game is given, and qualifications for players are indicated. Both for those youngsters who will actively participate and for the intelligent onlooker, Football for Young Champions makes a genuine contribution to one of America's most popular sports.