Monte Burke


I am the author of the New York Times bestseller, “Saban: The Making of a Coach," a biography of Alabama head coach, Nick Saban. I'm also the author of “4TH And Goal: One Man’s Quest to Recapture His Dream," which won an Axiom Award, and “Sowbelly: The Obsessive Quest for the World Record Largemouth Bass," which was named one of the best books of the year by Sports Illustrated and Amazon, and was chosen for Barnes & Noble's "Discover Great New Writers" program. After a 14-year stint as a reporter, staff writer and editor at Forbes, I am now a contributing editor at the magazine. I'm also a contributing editor at Garden & Gun and The Drake. You can reach me at, via Twitter @monteburke, or through

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