Mind of Sabol: The Super Bowl
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Mind of Sabol: The Super Bowl

Editor’s Note: As we celebrate Super Bowl Week, we take an inside look at the history of the game through the eyes of Steve Sabol.  In this installment of “Mind of Sabol,” we pulled from MORE ►

Mind of Sabol: Dick Vermeil
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Mind of Sabol: Dick Vermeil

Editor’s Note: In this installment of “Mind of Sabol,” we take a closer look at Dick Vermeil, legendary head coach of Philadelphia Eagles, St. Louis Rams and Kansas City Chiefs. Let us know what you MORE ►

Mind of Sabol: George Halas
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Mind of Sabol: George Halas

By Helen Modesett

Editor’s Note: In this installment of “Mind of Sabol,” we will take a closer look at one of the biggest pioneers of professional football, George Halas (“Papa Bear”), historic owner and coach MORE ►

“Hard Knocks” – A Look Back
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“Hard Knocks” – A Look Back

“HARD KNOCKS: TRAINING CAMP WITH THE HOUSTON TEXANS”
PREMIERES TUESDAY, AUGUST 11th at 10pmET/9pmC on HBO

By Ted Gioia

Long before Hard Knocks became a fixture of both reality television and sports cinema, late NFL … MORE ►

Encore: Steve Sabol’s Final Interview Featured In “NFL Films Presents: Inside the Mind of Tom Brady”
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Encore: Steve Sabol’s Final Interview Featured In “NFL Films Presents: Inside the Mind of Tom Brady”

In 2011, NFL Films Presents brought you the story of a man who was a close adviser to Tom Brady during his college career at Michigan.  In case you missed it, here’s that short film, … MORE ►

Mind of Sabol: Coaches II
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Mind of Sabol: Coaches II

By Nick Calabrese

Editor’s Note: As we sift through more of Mr. Sabol’s card catalog, we’re discovering tons of new insights on coaches. With the quotes, newspaper articles, and Steve Sabol’s thoughts – one could MORE ►

Mind of Sabol: Linebackers
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Mind of Sabol: Linebackers

By Nick Calabrese

Editor’s Note: The Mind of Sabol series continues to look back at the game through the notes of late NFL Films President Steve Sabol.  In this fourth installment we take a look MORE ►

NFL Films DRAWN: Brotherly Shove
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NFL Films DRAWN: Brotherly Shove

(click the image below to watch “Brotherly Shove” starring Eli Manning & Peyton Manning)

Long before he was breaking passing records, Peyton Manning was crashing the boards against Eli out behind their parents’ house.  … MORE ►

A Discussion with Tom Chaffee, Executive Producer of “The Chief”
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A Discussion with Tom Chaffee, Executive Producer of “The Chief”

Editor’s Note: In the tradition of telling football stories, we reached out to Tom Chaffee who was kind enough to speak with us about his time developing the film The Chief – the story about MORE ►

Mind of Sabol: Quarterbacks
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Mind of Sabol: Quarterbacks

By Nick Calabrese

Editor’s Note: The third post in our “Mind of Sabol” series discusses quarterbacks. Mr. Sabol documented the highs and lows of their careers. From the famous bad boy to the hard working, MORE ►