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Happy Windsor Wednesday!
Heidi Bahnck

Happy Windsor Wednesday!

Merril Hoge’s signature necktie knot has been officially dubbed “The Hoge” by the NY Daily News, who recently published a handy step-by-step guide on how to tie it for the enterprising football fan who … MORE ►

Ed Sabol: Sneak Peek
A Football Life, Sabol, TCIPF Staff

Ed Sabol: Sneak Peek

Ed Sabol was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame and honored this summer in Canton, Ohio, where former players like Michael Irvin showed him due respect.

“Ed Sabol: A Football Life” premieres this … MORE ►

Ten of Our Favorite Tweets: Return of Forever
Best of Twitter, John Marsh, Ramblings and Rants

Ten of Our Favorite Tweets: Return of Forever

Kicking to Devin Hester is like heckling Chris Rock. You could do it. But that doesn’t make it a good idea.
In just his sixth season, Hester notched his 17th career return for a touchdown.MORE ►

Bengals Rookies Earning Their Stripes
Anatomy of a Play, Cincinnati Bengals, David Neupauer, Inside the Game

Bengals Rookies Earning Their Stripes

After seven years of consistent playoff contention under Marvin Lewis, the Bengals were in danger of returning to Bungles status in 2011. They were coming off a 4-12 season, and had lost high-profile offensive starters … MORE ►

“A Football Life” Producer’s Notes: One Master and One Genius
A Football Life, Ken Rodgers, Sabol Files

“A Football Life” Producer’s Notes: One Master and One Genius

I’ve been lucky enough to have worked for some great men in my career.

My first college internship was with director Martin Scorsese; my second was with Oliver Stone.  I followed those up with low-paying … MORE ►

This Day In Football: October 18
Inside the NFL, New England Patriots, Tales from the Vault, TCIPF Staff, This Day in NFL History

This Day In Football: October 18

Blizzard-like conditions couldn’t slow down Tom Brady and the Patriots on this day in 2009. Bill Belichick’s boys scored the most points in franchise history two years ago today. Brady threw six touchdown passes through … MORE ►

Films Encore: 1983 Baltimore Colts vs. Houston Oilers
Baltimore Ravens, Films Encore, Houston Texans, Inside the NFL, Tales from the Vault, TCIPF Staff

Films Encore: 1983 Baltimore Colts vs. Houston Oilers

Once upon a time, Baltimore hosted Houston without a Raven nor Texan in sight.  On December 12, 1983, in the final Baltimore Colts game ever played, Luv Ya’ Blue visited the World’s Largest Outdoor Insane … MORE ►

Cinemablogapher – Bears @ Lions Week 5
Behind the Scenes, Brian Murray, Chicago Bears, Cinematography, Detroit Lions

Cinemablogapher – Bears @ Lions Week 5

NFL Films has a very distinct and high quality image. We strive to be original and have consistent quality… always. That said, I wanted to try an older, re-housed still-photo lens this weekend.

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Ed Sabol: A Look Back
A Football Life, Behind the Scenes, Sneak Peek, Tales from the Vault, TCIPF Staff

Ed Sabol: A Look Back

In advance of this Thursday’s “Ed Sabol: A Football Life”, here’s a look back into the vault at how ‘Big Ed’ envisioned football as the perfect sport for film, and how he tailored the art … MORE ►

This Day in Football: October 17
Green Bay Packers, Inside the NFL, Tales from the Vault, TCIPF Staff, This Day in NFL History, Washington Redskins

This Day in Football: October 17

The Packers and Redskins played the highest scoring game in Monday Night Football history on this night in 1983. Led by quarterback Lynn Dickey, the Packers won, 48-47.

Here’s the highlight as originally presented on … MORE ►