Peter Gent

  • Film

    September 21, 2011

    The Formulas Work in Moneyball

    Field of statistically knowable dreams

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2008

    Getting into Football Season with North Dallas Forty

    Writing about the Giants's victory over Dallas yesterday, the New York Times's Joe Lapointe makes knowing reference to North Dallas Forty, the former Cowboys quarterback Peter Gent's autobiographical 1973 novel. Sound of the City has never read that book, but we much admire the 1979 film adaptation ... More >>