This weekend in the NFL – Tyndale Edition

If you watch some NFL football this weekend you’ll probably hear the names of a few Tyndale authors mentioned and maybe even see them in action.

Here’s who you can catch this weekend.

Drew Brees – New Orleans Saints, QB

Former Super Bowl MVP, Drew Brees, and the Saints will be facing the St. Louis Rams on Sunday. Last week Brees threw an amazing 5 touchdown passes and only 4 incompletions. In the summer of 2010 after a Super Bowl winning season, Drew’s book Coming Back Stronger released and immediately hit the New York Times best-seller list.

Tony Dungy – Former Super Bowl winning player and Coach, Current Broadcaster

Tony Dungy won a Super Bowl with the Pittsburgh Steelers as a player and won a Super Bowl as Coach of the Indianapolis Colts. He is currently seen as part of the NBC Sunday Night Football team. In the past few years he’s released several best-sellers including Quiet Strength, Uncommon, The Mentor Leader, and most recently The One Year Uncommon Daily Challenge.

Emmitt Smith – Former NFL Running Back

Emmitt Smith, former running back for the Dallas Cowboys and Arizona Cardinals, holds the NFL record for total rushing yards with 18,355. Emmitt is a three time Super Bowl Winner and was the MVP of the NFL in 1993. His book Game On released in September 2011.


Kurt Warner – Former NFL QB, Current Broadcaster

Kurt Warner is the former  QB of the St.Louis Rams and Arizona Cardinals. He’s a two time NFL MVP and won a Super Bowl with the Rams in 2000 and has several impressive records including a Super Bowl record 414 passing yards in Super Bowl XXIV. Kurt and his wife Brenda founded First Things First Foundation in 2001, and wrote a book of the same name in 2010. You can catch Kurt on the NFL network as an analyst and color commentator.

Adam Sabados

Adam Sabados

Adam is the Digital Media Coordinator at Tyndale. He gets to have fun running social media campaigns, and online advertising. Adam is a graduate of Malone University in Canton, Ohio where he majored in communication arts and was highly involved in the theatre department. He currently lives in Wheaton, IL with his wife Meghan, his son Luke, and their Cavalier pup Banksy. You can follow Adam on Twitter at @AdamSab where you can learn all about his latest improv comedy shows around Chicago, hear about the woes of Ohio sports teams, or catch an insightful blog post or two.