NFL Films founder Ed Sabol dies at age 98

NFL Films founder Ed Sabol died Monday at age 98.

Sabol was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2011.

Under his tenure, NFL Films won 52 Emmy Awards.

Sabol was an innovator who put microphones on coaches, referees and players and did bloooper videos.

Sabol's son, Steve Sabol, died in 2012.

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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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