RaveThe Washington PostWickersham elegantly demonstrates the grander themes at work after watching them play out from the start ... The book consistently delivers...fly-on-the-wall access, taking the reader to seemingly impenetrable places ... Reporters have breathlessly covered the Patriots over the years, leaving little room for new reveals, but Wickersham advances the ball with anecdotes that unpeel the personalities of the franchise’s significant figures. He also adds nuance to long-discussed topics among Patriots fans.
PositiveWashington PostTimely ... [Fader\'s] biggest skill is her accumulation of details through deep reporting — that’s when she’s in her bag, as basketball fans like to say. Some of these details might seem trivial...but they transport the reader to a place and time ... The vividness of the stories she tells, the memories she’s able to pull out of people, unmask facets of Giannis’s playful and endearing personality.