Celebrity Forewords

Ross has been blessed to have had more than 50 celebrity athletes, coaches and media personalities write forewords and introductions for his books over the past 20 years, including:
  • Wayne Gretzky (NHL Hall of Famer)
  • Bob Costas (Iconic TV Broadcaster and Journalist)
  • Joe Theismann (NFL Hall of Famer )
  • Ahmad Rashad (NFL  Pro Bowler & TV Broadcaster)
  • Phil Mickelson (PGA Golfer)
  • Mike Ditka (Hall of Fame NFL Coach)
  • Michael Strahan (NFL Pro Bowler, FOX Sports TV Analyst)
  • Gordie Howe (NHL Hall of Famer)
  • Jerome Bettis (NFL Pro Bowler)
  • Lindsay Whalen (WNBA All-Star)
  • Paul Molitor (Hall of Fame Major Leaguer)
  • Scotty Bowman (Hall of Fame NHL Coach)
  • Phil Esposito (NHL Hall of Famer)
  • Joe Maue r (MLB All-Star)
  • Herb Brooks (Hall of Fame Hockey Coach)
  • Joe Sakic (NHL Hall of Famer)
  • Rich Gannon (NFL Pro Bowler)
  • Torii Hunter (MLB All-Star)
  • Rob Dibble (MLB All-Star)
  • Lou Nanne (NHL All-Star, Coach and GM)
  • Jack Morris (MLB All-Star)
  • Bobby Clarke (NHL Hall of Famer)
  • Bud Grant (Hall of Fame NFL Coach)
  • Marian Gaborik (NHL All-Star)
  • Bernie Kosar (NFL Pro Bowler)
  • Krissy Wendell (Two-Time U.S. Olympian)
  • Marty McSorley (NHL All-Star)
  • J Robinson (Head Wrestling Coach at the University of Minnesota)
  • Harmon Killebrew (MLB Hall of Famer)
  • Tony Dungy (Super Bowl Champion NFL Coach)
  • John Randle (NFL Hall of Famer)
  • Neal Broten (Former NHL All-Star)
  • Kevin McHale (Hall of Fame NBA Forward, Coach and General Manager)
  • Brett Hull (NHL All-Star)
  • Dan Dierdorf (NFL Hall of Famer)
  • Gov. Jesse Ventura (Former Minnesota Governor, Pro Wrestler, TVPersonality)
  • Vern Mikkelsen (NBA Hall of Famer)
  • John Gagliardi (Winningest Coach in College Football History)
  • Mike Eruzione (Former Captain of the 1980 U.S. Olympic Hockey Team)
  • Jim Craig (Former Goalie on the 1980 U.S. Olympic Hockey Team)
  • Moose Johnston (NFL Pro Bower, FOX Sports TV Analyst)
  • Kent Hrbek (MLB All-Star)
  • Darrell Thompson (NFL Running Back)
  • Natalie Darwitz (Three-Time U.S. Olympian)
  • Paul Giel (NFL & MLB Star)
  • Verne Gagne (Iconic Professional Wrestler and Promoter)
  • Darby Hendrickson (NHL Winger)
  • Jordan Leopold (NHL Defenseman)
  • Tony Twist (NHL Enforcer)
  • Murray Warmath (NCAA Football National Championship Winning Coach)
  • Mark Parrish (NHL Winger)
  • Glen Sonmor (Former NHL Coach)
  • Scott Stevens (NHL Hall of Famer)