Betrayal destroyed his future. An accident shattered her dreams. Life closed a door for each of them, if they can learn to trust each other, love will open a new one.
Ben Coleman spent two years in prison for a crime he didn't commit. Being cleared of all charges couldn't give him back his dreams of playing professional football, but freedom gave him a chance to heal. When an old friend offers him the opportunity to coach football at Cormac University Ben believes he can finally put the past behind him and build a future. Will the mysterious deputy with secrets help him rebuild his life, or tear it to pieces again?
After an accident as a teenager robbed her of her senses of taste and smell, Lily Mooney had to let go of her dream of being a professional chef. She never wanted to be a cop like three of her brothers, but more than a decade after her accident she was still on the job, and will be until she finishes one last investigation, the one that will set her best friend free. Will the compelling new coach at Cormac University help Lily find the answers she's looking for, or make her question everything she thought she knew?
Ben and Lily fight an instant attraction. Neither of them is looking for a relationship. Even if they were, there are a million reasons why they're wrong for each other. Both of them are running from the past and the dreams that still haunt them. But King's Folly is a small town and, with friends in common, they can't exactly avoid each other. When their jobs collide and people they love almost get caught in the crossfire, they have no choice but to turn to each other.
Will they learn that love is the key to unlock their dreams for the future?
Welcome to Romancing the Receiver, the third book in the Gridiron Knights series set in King's Folly, South Carolina, where football is king, and the locals have something to say about everything. When you come for a visit, you'll never want to leave.
This is a stand-alone romance. It can be read and enjoyed on its own. If it's your first taste of the Gridiron Knights, check out Second Chance Option to find out how Tess and Cade found their happily-ever-after and Shotgun Romance to learn Olivia and Nick's story.