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Steve Sabol, the influential founder of NFLFilms, has died, according to

According to, Sabol died from brain cancer just shy of his 70th birthday.

Sabol's NFL Films created a unique dramatic and cinematic look into the world of the National Football League that has told the story of professional football for decades, allowing fans of teams like the Saints to relive their championship seasons for years. (See full story.)

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