Wilson’s Banner Year
Behind the Scenes, Chris Weaver, NFL Films Presents, Paul Camarata, Seattle Seahawks

Wilson’s Banner Year

We didn’t know it at the time, but on April 16, 2013, when he took the stage in Seattle and asked the audience to support Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson by chanting along to a Phish … MORE ►

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Deacon Jones: The Birth of a Films Vault Legend
Paul Camarata, Tales from the Vault

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
Follies, Tales from the Vault

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 ►

Happy Birthday to a Lakeshore Legend
Chicago Bears, NFL Films Shorts, Paul Camarata

Happy Birthday to a Lakeshore Legend

You know the Kansas Comet, Sweetness, and the Refrigerator.  Today, meet Fishhook Fingers.  He’s a living Chicago Bears legend, and not long ago, our Head Research Librarian and noted football historian Chris Willis sat down … MORE ►

Tonight on NFL Network: More Top 100 of 2013 Revealed!
Baltimore Ravens, TCIPF Staff, Top 100

Tonight on NFL Network: More Top 100 of 2013 Revealed!

Tune in to NFL Network tonight at 8pm/ET as the next portion of the Top 100 of 2013 countdown is unveiled.  Find out who comes in from 80 to 71 on the third annual ranking … MORE ►

NFL Films Celebrates Five Emmy Wins
A Football Life, Behind the Scenes, Hard Knocks, Inside the NFL

NFL Films Celebrates Five Emmy Wins

Last night was a big night for NFL Films!

NFL Films – the most-honored filmmaker in sports – won five Emmy Awards, which tied for the most awards NFL Films has received in a single … MORE ►

New Episode of The Top 100 of 2013
TCIPF Staff, Top 100, Washington Redskins

New Episode of The Top 100 of 2013

The countdown of The Top 100 Players of 2013 continues at 8pm/ET tomorrow — Thursday, May 2nd — only on NFL Network.  Episode 2 will reveal who the Players ranked 90 to 81 on their … MORE ►

Optimus Prime Goes to Polls for Top 100 of 2013
Seattle Seahawks, Sneak Peek, TCIPF Staff, Top 100

Optimus Prime Goes to Polls for Top 100 of 2013

With the start of The Top 100 of 2013 only days away, here’s a look at the Seahawks Richard Sherman filling out his ballot for this year’s Player’s List of the NFL’s Best.

The Top … MORE ►

Greg Cosell: 2013 Draft Q&A – Part 2
From the Desk of Greg Cosell, Greg Cosell

Greg Cosell: 2013 Draft Q&A – Part 2

Last week, TCIPF shared the first half of our recent Draft conversation with Greg Cosell.  For more of Greg’s thoughts on the 2013 NFL Draft, here’s Part 2 of our Q&A!

Over the past few MORE ►

Premieres Tonight –  “30 for 30: Elway To Marino”
Baltimore Colts, Behind the Scenes, Buffalo Bills, Denver Broncos, Ken Rodgers, Miami Dolphins, New York Jets, Sneak Peek

Premieres Tonight – “30 for 30: Elway To Marino”

NFL Films latest documentary, “Elway to Marino”, airs tonight on ESPN at 8pmEST with a re-airing immediately following at 9:30EST.  Director Ken Rodgers discusses the biggest challenge he faced while making the film.

In “Elway … MORE ►

Top 100 of 2013: A Comic Sneak Peek
Sneak Peek, Top 100

Top 100 of 2013: A Comic Sneak Peek

In advance of the series premiere of “The Top 100 Players of 2013”, we asked comedian Bill Burr to run down some of the names that might make the third annual installment of the Players’ MORE ►