Allen St. John

Allen St. John

Author and Journalist, Forbes.com

Allen St. John is a New York Times bestselling author and an award winning journalist and contributor to Forbes.com. His latest book is Newton’s Football: The Science Behind America’s Game, co-written with Ainissa Ramirez and published last fall by Ballantine Books. His other works include The Billion Dollar Game: Behind the Scenes at the Super Bowl and Clapton’s Guitar: Watching Wayne Henderson Build the Perfect Instrument. A pioneer in bringing sports analytics to a mass audience. St. John wrote the popular “The By The Numbers” column for The Wall Street Journal for five years. He has written about sports for a a wide variety of national publications includingRolling Stone, Playboy, Maxim, The Village Voice, Men’s Journal, Esquire.com and The New York Times Magazine. He is a graduate of The University of Chicago, and lives in Upper Montclair NJ.