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Jeff Lurie, Eagles Mourn Passing Of Steve Sabol

The Philadelphia area and the football world as a whole lost one of its favorite sons today with the passing of NFL Films president Steve Sabol

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Eagles owner Jeff Lurie released the following statement.

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“Steve Sabol was one of the most influential and innovative people in the NFL community. Football benefitted so much from his unique vision and incredible ability to bring fans closer to the action. He was also a joy to be around, an endless source of energy and ideas. All of us at the Eagles will miss him, and our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends.”

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