The Question and Answer section for Maniac Magee is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Jeffrey catches a sixty-yard pass from the football team's star player, Brian Deheny. The class is amazed, especially after he returns the ball by perfectly punting it to another player.
Maniac tells Grayson, when asked, that he will not be going back to school because school is like a home where they don't let you stay, so he would not be going to school if he didn't have a home.
Maniac brought McNab's runaway brothers home safely.