Tony is the best linebacker in the city. When he steps on the football field, he strikes fear in his opponents. On the field, Tony's job is simple—tackle the ball carrier. But his life is much more complicated. With his father gone, Tony must take care of his little brother while his mom works two jobs. He also needs to keep his grades up so he can stay on the team. With many obstacles in his way, can Tony lead his team to victory against the top-ranked team? In this fictional story, Tony learns that there are more important things in life than football.