Players and media observers are remembering the legacy of NFL Films president Steve Sabol, who died on Tuesday after a fight with cancer.
I am greatly saddened to learn of the passing of Steve Sabol. I would like to send my most heartfelt condolences to the Sabol family.
— Barry Sanders (@BarrySanders) September 18, 2012
RIP Steve Sabol. I was fortunate 2 work w/Steve during my tenure w/the SF 49ers. Thanks 4 the memories then & now & those 2 come...#NFLfilms
— Terrell Owens (@terrellowens) September 18, 2012
RIP Steve Sabol!! A great man who made football film into art.
— Michael Strahan (@michaelstrahan) September 18, 2012
He did not play or coach or own a team but few have impacted the NFL like Steve Sabol.So sad to lose this legend.
— MikeTirico (@miketirico) September 18, 2012
With the rest of NFL world, heartbroken to hear of Steve Sabol's death. Quite a man. #RIP
— Chris Mortensen (@mortreport) September 18, 2012
The NFL lost one of its most influential figures and the world lost a great man. RIP, Steve Sabol.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 18, 2012