Troy Polamalu is an unstoppable force-with incredible hair. Considered to be one of the best defensive players in the NFL, Troy uses his incredible speed, agility, and strength to intercept passes and tackle opponents. Troy has helped bring his team, the Pittsburgh Steelers, to two Super Bowl championships. Even though life hasn't always been easy for this superstar, no obstacle could stop Troy from rising to football fame. In Troy Polamalu, young readers get a close-up view of this defensive player's inspiring journey from his childhood in California and Oregon, through his college years at the University of Southern California, all the way to NFL stardom. Large, full-color photos paired with engaging, simple text will keep sports fans on the edge of their seats as they cheer on Troy through his amazing career.