Steve Sabol Dead at 69, Legacy as NFL Films Pioneer Lives On

This post, originally published in August of 2011, is dedicated to Steve Sabol, who died yesterday, Tuesday, September 18th, at the age of 69. Steve Sabol’s influence on the most popular sport in the U.S., and the artform he developed with his father, will never be forgotten. There’s no doubt Steve has his reservation in the Hall Of Fame, as well. *** Ed Sabol, the 95 year-old innovator...
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September 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Steve Sabol, the way I remember him

After an 18-month battle with brain cancer, NFL Films president Steve Sabol died on Tuesday. He was 69. Sabol will be remembered for his incredible body of work at NFL Films, his wonderful sense of humor and his remarkable ability to match the perfect music, voice and cinematic touches to the game he loved. Sabol made football -- a brutal, grisly and dangerous sport -- look, sound...
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September 18, 2012  |  Discuss

NFL Films president Sabol, 69, dies

President of NFL Films Steve Sabol died of brain cancer at the age of 69 on Tuesday. Sabol was the creative force behind NFL Films' unique brand of storytelling and cinematography for five decades. "Steve Sabol was the creative genius behind the remarkable work of NFL Films," NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said in a statement. "Steve's passion for football was matched by his incredible...
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September 18, 2012  |  Discuss

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