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 Post subject: Steve Sabol - R.I.P.
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http://sports.yahoo.com/news/nfl-films-president-steve-sabol-174134419--nfl.html

I read that he died today after an 18 month bout with brain cancer. As a kid, one of my favorite things to watch was a NFL Follies videotape in which he did the narration. He obviously did tons of more stuff with NFL Films but that one sticks out in my mind.

R.I.P. Steve.

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 Post subject: Re: Steve Sabol - R.I.P.
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I pumped his gas once at the gas station I used to work at. I didn't say anything as he looked tired.


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Son of a...RIP.


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 Post subject: Re: Steve Sabol - R.I.P.
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My dad used to watch his films on i think ABC sports. That voice always seemed to put me a sleep. Still a Icon of his days.

RIP.

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 Post subject: Re: Steve Sabol - R.I.P.
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RIP. I need a john facenda voice over.


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 Post subject: Re: Steve Sabol - R.I.P.
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He was the perfect example of the consumment professional. A true class act. RIP Mr. Sabol.

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A timely great loss but a forever great perspective to live on...RIP


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 Post subject: Re: Steve Sabol - R.I.P.
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he was a big part of growing up a fan of the NFL.

there will never be another like him.

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 Post subject: Re: Steve Sabol - R.I.P.
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R.I.P.

He will be sorely missed but definitely never forgotten.

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 Post subject: Re: Steve Sabol - R.I.P.
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Will be missed RIP

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 Post subject: Re: Steve Sabol - R.I.P.
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Shame. Guy was a HUGE factor in the NFL becoming the popular sport it is today.

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Shame. Guy was a HUGE factor in the NFL becoming the popular sport it is today.

RIP



You better believe it.

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Due to the foresight of he and his father, the way we watch the game was changed forever when they started NFL Films. Words cannot express what a loss this is for the NFL. I sure hope he had the presence of mind to instill the right minded people to assume control on his passing. I'd hate to see NFL go downhill because he is no longer with us.

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I grew uomwith NFL films... Sad day....

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He was the perfect example of the consumment professional. A true class act. RIP Mr. Sabol.


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Couldnt have said it any better.


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