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Ed Sabol: 1916-2015

It is with very heavy hearts that we must share the news of Ed Sabol’s passing. “Big Ed,” the founder of NFL Films, was a visionary and will be deeply missed by his family here MORE ►

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This Day in Football: December 16
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This Day in Football: December 16

On this day in 1973, Bills running back O.J. Simpson became the first player in NFL history to rush for more than 2,000 yards in a season.

Simpson ran for 200 yards against the Jets … MORE ►

Cosell’s Watching: Gabbert’s Best Game of the Season
From the Desk of Greg Cosell, Greg Cosell, Inside the Game, Jacksonville Jaguars, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Cosell’s Watching: Gabbert’s Best Game of the Season

NFL Matchup’s Executive Producer shares notes from his study of the coaching tape of Week 14: Blaine Gabbert vs. the Tampa Bay Defense.

  • Biggers started at corner in place of inactive Talib
  • Gaitor played outside

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Cosell’s Watching: Not one of Brady’s Better Games
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Cosell’s Watching: Not one of Brady’s Better Games

NFL Matchup’s Executive Producer shares notes from his study of the coaching tape of Week 14: Patriots offense vs. Redskins defense.

  • Patriots 1st possession featured 4 snaps of empty, Redskins brought pressure on every

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NFL Films Presents More: Behind a Pretty Face
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NFL Films Presents More: Behind a Pretty Face

You rarely get the chance to put everything you wanted into a feature.

For the “Face of the Franchise” segment, I interviewed Dr. Jennifer Van Gilder, an Economics Professor at Ursinus University.  Her research explores MORE ►

This Day in Football: December 15
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This Day in Football: December 15

Former Charger and Patriot-great Rodney Harrison was born on this day in 1972.

Harrison played college football at Western Illinois before being selected in the fifth round of the 1994 NFL draft by San Diego. … MORE ►

Cosell’s Watching: The Stars & Struggles of Eagles D
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Cosell’s Watching: The Stars & Struggles of Eagles D

NFL Matchup’s Executive Producer shares notes from his study of the coaching tape of Week 14: Eagles defense versus the Dolphins offense.

  • Marshall 16 yd TD was a great throw by Moore; Eagles bracket coverage

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Short Take: Top Player Follies
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Short Take: Top Player Follies

Our recent Short Takes have given you a glimpse into the world of mascot football follies – certainly up there on the all-time list of best follies.

Today we present you with different kinds of … MORE ►

Cosell’s Watching: Vick Struggled, Miami D all about Pressure
From the Desk of Greg Cosell, Greg Cosell, Inside the Game, Miami Dolphins, Philadelphia Eagles

Cosell’s Watching: Vick Struggled, Miami D all about Pressure

NFL Matchup’s Executive Producer shares notes from his study of the coaching tape of Week 14: Eagles offense versus the Dolphins defense.

  • Vick continues to play with a lack of the fundamental discipline that defines

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Cosell’s Watching: Benson, Cushing, Johnathan Joseph
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Cosell’s Watching: Benson, Cushing, Johnathan Joseph

NFL Matchup’s Executive Producer shares notes from his study of the coaching tape of Week 14: Texans defense against the Bengals Offense.

  • Bengals a lot of 2 TE personnel sets in normal down and distance

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Anatomy of a Play: Texans’ Top-Ranked Defense
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Anatomy of a Play: Texans’ Top-Ranked Defense

Brian Baldinger breaks down Houston’s top-ranked defense under new coordinator Wade Phillips.

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