New York Times Custom Football Book

Retrace the history of your favorite NFL team through reprinted coverage from The New York Times.

$72.00

Get In The Game

If his favorite Sunday activity is watching the big game in his lucky jersey, this play-by-play book will take his team spirit to the next level. Huddle up and enjoy this personalized sports trivia collection that retraces the history of your recipient's favorite NFL team through beautifully reprinted coverage from The New York Times's archives. As they flip through historic pages, they'll go back to their team's glory days, catch highlights of the most newsworthy games, and go head to head with iconic MVPs. This collection of full-size facsimiles is preserved in a handsome library binding and can be embossed with your recipient's name for a personal touch. Made in Williston, Vermont.

Click here for our New York Times Custom Birthday Book and Anniversary Book.

Made in the USA
Made from
Paper
Measurements
15" L x 12.5" W
Notes
Please note: Cover color is determined according to team colors.

The New York Times Custom Sports Book goes back to each team's early years (in some cases to when the team was created!). All books are at least 70 pages in length.

These pages are not standard newspaper dimensions, therefore, the type is shrunk slightly to fit a more convenient, book-sized trim. Certain years/pages are reprinted from microfilm and font size may be reduced. New pages may not be available for inclusion for up to 6 months after the date of print. Missing pages may be the result of a newspaper strike or a lack of relevant information on the front page for that date.
Item ID
42084

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This is a made-to-order item. If you order today your item will ship no later than 6/5/2017.

At this time, this item cannot be shipped to P.O. Boxes or to APO/FPO or US Territories. Contact custom@uncommongoods.com with any questions.

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REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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UncommonGoodsNew York Times Custom Football Book
 
4.3

(based on 18 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (13)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

78%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Informative (10)
  • Deserves multiple readings (9)
  • Easy to read (7)
  • Page-turner (6)
  • Well written (4)

Cons

  • Not what I expected (3)

Best Uses

  • Gift (16)
  • Older readers (4)
  • Reference (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual reader (5), Everyday reader (4)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes (9)
    • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
    • Christmas or hanukkah (6)

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3.0

Disappointed in the product

By 

from Nevada

About Me Everyday Reader

Pros

  • Informative

Cons

  • Difficult To Follow
  • Disappointing
  • Not What I Expected
  • The book only went up to 2015. This is 2017 !

Best Uses

  • Gift

Comments about UncommonGoods New York Times Custom Football Book:

I thought this book presented well on the onset, but you need a magnifier to read it. Also, stating it was custom made did not excuse Year 2016 and 2017 from being included... especially in a championship year for this team! Very disappointing. Ended in 2015!

Service and delivery comments:

Service and delivery was timely and well packaged.

 
5.0

Awesome gift!

By 

from Edgewater, NJ

About Me Casual Reader

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Read
  • Informative
  • Page-Turner
  • Well Written

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Gift

    Comments about UncommonGoods New York Times Custom Football Book:

    I bought this for my fiancé for his birthday and he loves it! He is a huge New England Patriots fan. It was awesome to see all the different articles and it was extra special that his name was engraved on the front cover.

     
    5.0

    Very cool!

    By 

    from Lubbock, TX

    About Me Bookworm

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Deserves Multiple Readings
    • Informative
    • Page-Turner

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Gift
      • Older Readers
      • Reference

      Comments about UncommonGoods New York Times Custom Football Book:

      Very interesting to look at and go through. Made a perfect gift for an avid fan. The articles truly did span the life of the team. The product discription was correct in saying that the microfilm shrunk some of the articles so some may need slight assistance reading the small print, especially for older readers. Would definetly get again!

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Great Christmas present

      By 

      from Los Angeles Ca

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Deserves Multiple Readings
      • Easy To Read
      • Engaging characters
      • Informative
      • Page-Turner
      • Well Written

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Gift

        Comments about UncommonGoods New York Times Custom Football Book:

        Wonderful Christmas gift!

         
        2.0

        disappointed

        By 

        from Trenton, NJ

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

          Cons

          • Not What I Expected

          Best Uses

            Comments about UncommonGoods New York Times Custom Football Book:

            the print quality was not good at all. This was a gift for my father, it is very hard for him to read. The quality of the print (copied articles) is very poor. The amount of money charged for this item, it should have been a higher quality.

             
            5.0

            It was a perfect gift for my parents.

            By 

            from Bel Air, MD

            About Me Casual Reader

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Deserves Multiple Readings
            • Easy To Read
            • Informative
            • Page-Turner
            • Well Written

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Gift
              • Reference

              Comments about UncommonGoods New York Times Custom Football Book:

              This was a great gift - my parents are diehard Jacksonville Jaguars fans and they were surprised to see so much coverage in the New York Times over the years since the team was established. They loved the gift.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • Yes
              • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
              • Christmas or Hanukkah
               
              5.0

              I would definitely buy this again, what a great gift!

              By 

              from New Jersey

              About Me Casual Reader

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Deserves Multiple Readings
              • Easy To Read
              • Informative
              • Page-Turner

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Gift
                • Reference

                Comments about UncommonGoods New York Times Custom Football Book:

                The book is beautifully put together, well organized and any sports fan would love it!

                • Was this a gift?:
                • Yes
                • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
                • Christmas or Hanukkah
                 
                5.0

                Dad loved this

                By 

                from New York, NY

                About Me Casual Reader

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • A trip down memory lane
                • Deserves Multiple Readings
                • Informative

                Cons

                • A Bit Slow

                Best Uses

                • Gift
                • Older Readers

                Comments about UncommonGoods New York Times Custom Football Book:

                My dad loves this. He can't wait to give it multiple readings.

                • Was this a gift?:
                • Yes
                • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
                • Christmas or Hanukkah
                 
                5.0

                Impressive!

                By 

                from Kirkland, WA

                About Me Everyday Reader

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Deserves Multiple Readings
                • Informative

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Gift
                  • Older Readers

                  Comments about UncommonGoods New York Times Custom Football Book:

                  My 91 year old father is a devoted Packer fan. He loves this book! Not only does it detail Packer history, it contains other, historical sports news. The print is small; may need a magnifying glass for some of the images.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • Yes
                  • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
                  • Christmas or Hanukkah

                  (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  2.0

                  Wouldn't purchase the Eagles version again

                  By 

                  from Philadelphia

                  About Me Bookworm

                  Verified Reviewer

                  Pros

                  • Informative

                  Cons

                  • Disappointing
                  • Not What I Expected

                  Best Uses

                  • Gift
                  • Reference

                  Comments about UncommonGoods New York Times Custom Football Book:

                  Had such high expectations for this (my husband is a football history nerd and lifelong Eagles fan). Unfortunately, the volume is quite slim and is missing a number of major stories you'd expect in a history of the Philadelphia Eagles (e.g. the "Miracle in the Meadowlands" and the "fog bowl", no stories from 1966-77, etc). A cool concept, but the execution of the Eagles volume leaves much to be desired. As the product was customized I cannot return it, so it will gather dust.

                  Service and delivery comments:

                  Delivery was prompt and the customized printing on the cover is of good quality.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • Yes

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