Peyton, the Wonderlic, and the Evolution of Scouting
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Peyton, the Wonderlic, and the Evolution of Scouting

This Wednesday in Indianapolis, the 2013 edition of the NFL Scouting Combine begins.  Like every part of professional football the player evaluation process has undergone an almost immeasurable evolution since the league was formed.  Here’s … MORE ►

The Newest Super Kids
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The Newest Super Kids

A Super Bowl win makes grown men giggle like children, and lets their children bask in a blizzard of confetti and glee.  To the long, great tradition of players and their families celebrating a world MORE ►

The long strange trip of the 49ers Jim Tomsula
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The long strange trip of the 49ers Jim Tomsula

Media Day unraveled the many roads that participants in Super Bowl XLVII took to get there.  Among them, none was longer or stranger than Jim Tomsula’s.  Long before he was part of the 49ers “Quest … MORE ►

The one man who might have more Ravens passion than Ray Lewis does
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The one man who might have more Ravens passion than Ray Lewis does

Earlier this season, we brought you the story of Sports Steve, a Baltimore football fanatic known as “The Iron Fan.”  Steve has attended more than 360 consecutive professional football games in Charm City.  To say … MORE ►

More from Steve Sabol’s Harbaugh Roundtable
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More from Steve Sabol’s Harbaugh Roundtable

If there’s one thing great coaches aren’t so skilled, it’s home repairs.  We were reminded of that by the excerpt from Steve Sabol’s 2009 roundtable with the  Harbaugh Family that we posted last week.

Today, … MORE ►

Three Harbaughs, a Hoosier and Steve Sabol Walked Into a Bar …
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Three Harbaughs, a Hoosier and Steve Sabol Walked Into a Bar …

Just kidding.  But they did all gather around a table back in 2009, when Steve hosted John and Jim Harbaugh, their father Jack, and their brother-in-law, Indiana men’s basketball coach Tom Crean, in a discussion … MORE ►

Films Encore: Rick Telander’s “Like a Rose”
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Films Encore: Rick Telander’s “Like a Rose”

In the summer of 1971, Rick Telander was cut from the Kansas City Chiefs’ training camp.  It was football’s way of writing him a “Dear John letter.”  Forty years later the veteran sportswriter wrote back.… MORE ►

Films Encore: Steve Sabol and the Ravens Ed Reed
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Films Encore: Steve Sabol and the Ravens Ed Reed

When the Baltimore Ravens’ Ed Reed appears in a Super Bowl for the first time, it will be in New Orleans — just an hour from where he grew up in Destrehan, LA.

In July, … MORE ►

Films Encore: Salute to St. John’s Gagliardi
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Films Encore: Salute to St. John’s Gagliardi

Over on our Facebook page, we received a request from Jordan in Fayetteville, NY, asking us to post a feature we produced  on the winningest coach in college football history.  That man is not Knute … MORE ►

NFL Films Presents Steelers, Giants “Life Changing Stories”
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NFL Films Presents Steelers, Giants “Life Changing Stories”

This week, NFL Films Presents brings you tales from two of the history-richest teams in the league.  Set the DVR to hear the story of one man whose life was saved by the Immaculate Reception, … MORE ►