Mind of Sabol: Coaches III
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Mind of Sabol: Coaches III

 By Nick Calabrese

Editor’s Note: In the third Coaches installment, we discover more about the lives of famous coaches and how their coaching philosophies were shaped by thte adversity the face on and off the field.  Please let us know

Mike Ditka: The Saints Wirings
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Mike Ditka: The Saints Wirings

Mike Ditka’s 3 year reign in New Orleans failed to produce a single winning season, and the Saints were a combined 15-33 while Da Coach ran the show. Ditka, of course, is not the only Super Bowl champion head coach …

Mike Ditka: Another Sneak Peak
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Mike Ditka: Another Sneak Peak

Mike Ditka was a fiery type and didn’t always see eye-to-eye with the media. Make sure you check out the new film “Mike Ditka: A Football Life” when it premieres tonight at 10 p.m. ET on NFL Network.

Watch the …

Mike Ditka: Sneak Peek
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Mike Ditka: Sneak Peek

“Mike Ditka: A Football Life” finally premieres tomorrow night at 10 p.m. ET only on NFL Network.

Check out a sneak peek of the new film, including a Brief overview of Ditka as a player, and one of his most …

Mike Ditka: Producer’s Notes
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Mike Ditka: Producer’s Notes

It’s 8 o’clock on a mid-July morning in downtown Chicago, and we’re in an 8th floor hotel suite, setting up for an interview with Mike Ditka. This is the first of two separate interview sessions that Ditka has agreed …

Mike Ditka: A Look Back
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Mike Ditka: A Look Back

This Thursday, we’ll premiere “Mike Ditka: A Football Life” at 10pm/ET on NFL Network.  In advance of this show, we’re looking back at how Mike Ditka became the driving force behind the Chicago Bears’ 1963 championship season as originally presented …

Mike Ditka: First Look
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Mike Ditka: First Look

Next week we take a look into the life of a man who played a couple different roles in Ed Sabol’s movies: Mike Ditka. Make sure you tune in to the new film about an outstanding football player and coach.

A Football Life

A Football Life: Anthology

Below is our collection of “A Football Life” posts.