The new and improved second edition hit bookstores in late July. Among the new features in this edition are:
- The Evolution of Pro Football Strategy
- Complete information for every amateur player ever drafted by the NFL or AFL back to 1920
- Never-before-published lists of offensive and defensive starters for each year for every team
- A history of pro football on TV
- Standings, stats, and essays about the lesser-known leagues that challenged the NFL.