“Don’t credit me with that success. That idea came from a janitor at the NFL Films production facility.
That statement was from Steve Sabol, the late co-founder (with his father, Ed) of NFL Films. NFL Films was started by accident by his father from his love for home movies. Steve recently passed away from cancer, but his thoughts were captured in a documentary on how they built their organization
Have you ever seen the segment where all the fumbles and hits are compiled into a popular show of its own?
As a matter of fact, it has become a brand itself within the company franchise.
And, that idea came from possibly the lowest person on the org chart.
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