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 ►

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Ninja Game of the Week: Week 6
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Ninja Game of the Week: Week 6

Last week I chose the Buccaneers/49ers game as my Ninja Game of the Week.  Although the outcome wasn’t as thrilling as I thought it was going to be, it did sneak up on me!  I … MORE ►

Week 6 Fantasy Tips from the Playbook War Room: Part 2
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Week 6 Fantasy Tips from the Playbook War Room: Part 2

Here’s Part II of our Week 6 Fantasy Tips. . .

CAR@ATL

  • Atlanta simply does not possess any one guy in their secondary who can slow down Steve Smith. The Falcons secondary is not

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Top 10: All the Right Moves
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Top 10: All the Right Moves

Forget Karl Rove and James Carville – the real spin artists are in the NFL.  And the best may have been “The Spin Doctor”, Minnesota’s Chuck Foreman.  The Vikings halfback is largely a forgotten figure … MORE ►

Moving The Chains – Week 6
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Moving The Chains – Week 6

If you haven’t yet read one of our “Moving the Chains” posts, each week TCIPF contributors share the links we’ve enjoyed visiting during the week.  So, we’re taking you from our site, and moving you … MORE ►

Films Encore: Al Davis Tribute Week Comes to an End
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Films Encore: Al Davis Tribute Week Comes to an End

We complete our tribute week to Al Davis and his Oakland Raiders with some of their great moments from the 1970’s.

The “Sea of Hands” and “Ghost to the Post” games were memorable for Davis … MORE ►

Week 6 Fantasy Tips from the Playbook War Room
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Week 6 Fantasy Tips from the Playbook War Room

With 5 weeks in the books, contenders and pretenders are starting to emerge.   Similar opinions have started to emerge in the fantasy realm as well. There are owners out there have had success with their … MORE ►

Looking Ahead: Lions – 49ers
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Looking Ahead: Lions – 49ers

This week we’ll look ahead to a game everyone’s talking about, the Lions and 49ers, by taking you back to a 1998 matchup of the teams, back when San Francisco was a perennial playoff contender.… MORE ►

Walter Payton: What They’re Saying
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Walter Payton: What They’re Saying

As we continue to premiere weekly installments of “A Football Life” every Thursday night on NFL Network, let’s take a look and see what some people are saying about last night’s “Walter Payton: A Football … MORE ►

Top 10 Football Moves: Making the Cut
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Top 10 Football Moves: Making the Cut

Does the Cut Block belong in football?  Depends on who you ask.  Everybody likes the Pump Fake, the Spin Move and the Bull Rush, but nothing is more provocative than a good, old-fashioned Cut Block.  … MORE ►

Ed Sabol: First Look
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Ed Sabol: First Look

Next up in the series, we document the life of a Hall-of-Famer who looked at the National Football League and saw movie magic. “Ed Sabol: A Football Life” premieres next Thursday October, 20th at 10 … MORE ►