Found September 19, 2012 on
The Rhino and Compass:
This very possibly will be my last links post until Sunday or Monday. Fair warning (Off to Chicago for a wedding)
Ryan Lochte is totally cool with Seth McFarlane making jokes about him, brah.
Steve Sabol of NFL Films passed away yesterday. Before the NFL was on everywhere, Sabol was the ticket for getting good NFL insider insight.
Miguel Cabrera is pretty good
Minnesota 6, Cleveland 5 – Being totally honest, I fell asleep before this one ended.
Chicago 3, Kansas City 2 – I thought the Royals were supposed to be spoilers?
BEST OF MAXIM
As has been documented in the past, Olympian swimmer Ryan Lochte is not the best at carrying himself in a professional manner during interviews. Saturday Night Live brought it’s own satirical view to Ryan Lochte’s interview demeanor at the hands of Seth MacFarlane. Check it out below.
REST IN PEACE
Steve Sabol, the President of NFL Films, passed away Tuesday at the age of 69 after an 18-month battle with brain cancer.
Olympic Gold medalist Ryan Lochte didn’t think Seth MacFarlane‘s “Saturday Night Live” impersonation of him was that nice. The swimmer was paradoied on the “Weekend update” segment Saturday night by the “Family Guy” creator and Lochte felt he was a tad harsh but flattered that they selected him. “Well I gotta admit that was a [...]
Yesterday, I was greeted with the news I've been dreading ever since I learned of Steve Sabol's illness. The legendary NFL Films President passed away at the age of 69. I knew that I wanted to share some personal thoughts on what Sabol and NFL Films has meant to me over the years, and that will come tomorrow. I also wanted to know more about Sabol and what life was...
The football world says goodbye to a legend of the sport on Tuesday. Steve Sabol, President of NFL Films, has died just weeks away from 70th birthday after an 18 month battle with brain cancer.
Sabol took over as NFL Films President in 1985 from his father Ed, who founded the company. Ed was a true visionary, going to the NFL with a camera and an idea. Lucky for him (and us), the...
NFL icon Steve Sabol has passed today at the age of 69, after an 18-month battle with brain cancer.Sabol's father, Ed, founded what eventually became the industry standard NFL Films in 1962.The fledgling company's first major contract assignment was an in-depth look at the 1962 title game between the Green Bay Packers and New York Giants.The younger Sabol worked with his...
Steve Sabol left a lasting impression on NFL fans during his time at NFL Films. This week, fans will remember him in NFL stadiums across the country with a video tribute, NFL.com reports citing a league source.
Each NFL stadium will air a video prior to kickoff.
Sabol, who lost his 18-month battle with cancer on Tuesday, was the driving force behind NFL Films and was influential...
The sports media world is reacting with sadness to the news of the passing of NFL Films President Steve Sabol. The 69 year-old Sabol passed away today following a long battle with brain cancer. Sabol rode along with his father Ed in creating NFL Films in the early 1960′s. Together the pair devised many of
NFL Films president Steve Sabol passed away Tuesday morning after an 18-month struggle with brain cancer. He was 69. We don't get too emotional around here at the CHFF world headquarters. But the death of Sabol is a tough one.
Few people have done more to popularize the NFL than Steve Sabol, the president and co-founder of NFL Films, who died today a couple weeks short of...
On the first day of my senior year in high school in my Television Production class, my teacher Mr. Zimmerman asked the class for its first assignment. The question he asked all of us was, “why did you take this class?” Some students wrote down that it was a requirement, others said there were no more classes available. I wrote down that I took the class because one day I...
Who would have thought that Ryan Lochte would have a longer shelf life as Olympic Punching Bag rather than Gold Medal Olympic Swimmer? The latest in an increasing long line of people having a lark at Lochte's expense is comedian Seth Macfarlane. The Family Guy mogul channeled his inner meathead (and/or stoner) for this awesome segment with Seth Meyers looking ahead...
Week 3 of CHFF Radio on Patriots.com was highlighted by a visit from NFL Films producer Greg Cosell, who worked the late Steve Sabol for 33 years.
Ken Fang of Fangs Bites and I have mixed emotions over this week’s edition of Sports Media Weekly. We begin the program looking back at the life of former NFL Films President Steve Sabol, who passed away yesterday at the age of 69 after losing his battle with brain cancer. Ken and I look back