Gladiators: 40 Years of Football

A mainstay of Sports Illustrated, Walter Iooss Jr. ranks among the world's preeminent sports photographers. His newest collection, Gladiators, collects 175 photographs, most of them in color, celebrating the game of football. In his gritty and lyrical portraits of the game's greatest players and coaches, his candid studies of passionate fans and kids at play, and his sweeping panoramas of electrifying action shots, Iooss offers a vision of the game that is at once brutal and beautiful.