R.I.P., Inventor of Electronic Football

NFL Films Presents, Tales from the Vault, TCIPF Staff, This Day in NFL History

In customary fashion, the Reaper has once again swung his scythe through the entertainment world in triplicate.  On this pass it took iconic lawman Andy Griffith, Oscar winner Ernest Borgnine, and – according to word received this weekend out of Hackensack, New Jersey — table game visionary Norman Sas, creator of Electric Football.  Today we send our thoughts and prayers out to the friends and families of these three men, and pay special tribute to Sas, with a look back at some of those his invention continues to inspire.  Here’s “Electric Football,” as originally presented in 2008 on NFL Films Presents.

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