Arete, Sport and Society, American Sport History, NFL, Pete Roselle
National Football League; Pete Roselle; Television broadcasting of sports; Money
Some called him the Pope of the National Football League. Others saw him as a minor deity of the mid-twentieth century's religious devotion to sport. Whatever the perspective, it is clear that Alvin "Pete" Rozelle is among the most significant figures in the history of Sport in America and the world in the Twentieth Century.
Sport and Society for Arete
College of Arts and Humanities
Crepeau, Richard C., "Pete Roselle" (1996). On Sport and Society. 180.