Mind of Sabol: Coaches
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Mind of Sabol: Coaches

Starting in the 1960s, Steve Sabol established a habit of writing his thoughts down on 3″x5″ index cards. His thoughts could include anything from poetry, commentary on coaches or players, even thoughts on entire seasons … MORE ►

The NFL Films Animated Series is Back
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The NFL Films Animated Series is Back

Along with our teammates at NFL Now and NFL.com, we’re proud to announce the return of NFL FILMS DRAWN — the series that uses animation to bring to life new stories from classic interviews … MORE ►

“NFL Top 10″ Sneak Peek: Ron Funches’ Ultimate Fantasy
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“NFL Top 10″ Sneak Peek: Ron Funches’ Ultimate Fantasy

It’s that time again.

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#NFLTop10 Sneak Peek: @RonFunches’ Super Bowl Sunday
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#NFLTop10 Sneak Peek: @RonFunches’ Super Bowl Sunday

Super Bowl Sunday is traditionally one of the most exciting days of the year, and while Super Bowl XLVIII wasn’t the most entertaining game, one comedian still found a way to enjoy his February afternoon. … MORE ►

Between Takes with Wynton Marsalis
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Between Takes with Wynton Marsalis

Editor’s Note: If the Saints win on Sunday in Carolina, New Orleans will capture the NFC South and a first round bye in the NFC Playoffs. Should the Saints play for their second Lombardi Trophy, MORE ►

The Day James Gandolfini came to NFL Films
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The Day James Gandolfini came to NFL Films


While Tony Soprano will always be the largest credit on the resume of James Gandolfini, the late actor’s career also included several appearances in the recording studio for NFL Films.  While  it’s well known that … MORE ►

This Date in Football: Vince Lombardi “Turns” 100
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This Date in Football: Vince Lombardi “Turns” 100

One century ago today, June 11, 1913, Vincent Thomas Lombardi came into the world.  Today, we salute the late, great Lombardi – one of American sports’ greatest coaches and the namesake of pro football’s biggest … MORE ►

Backstage Pass: Slayer, Journey, and NFL Films
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Backstage Pass: Slayer, Journey, and NFL Films

You know NFL Films from decades of America’s Game, Football Follies, Hard Knocks and slow motion close-ups of the NFL’s most exciting moments. What you may not know is that the Vault at 1 Sabol … MORE ►

Deacon Jones: The Birth of a Films Vault Legend
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Deacon Jones: The Birth of a Films Vault Legend

It’s long been the observation of one of my fellow Films producers that nearly every NFL player he’s ever met has a noteworthy physical presence, either surprisingly smaller or remarkably bigger than the producer was … MORE ►

Tales from the Vault: Jonathan Winters Takes his Talents to the Gridiron
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Tales from the Vault: Jonathan Winters Takes his Talents to the Gridiron

LAST MONTH LEGENDARY COMIC JONATHAN WINTERS DIED AT THE AGE OF 87.  FAMOUS FOR “IT’S A MAD, MAD, MAD, MAD, WORLD,” AND A STAPLE OF STAGE AND SCREEN FOR DECADES, WINTERS WAS WIDELY KNOWN MORE ►