Revisiting "Paper Lion," the Greatest Movie Ever Made About NFL Preseason
In 1963, George Plimpton went to training camp with the Detroit Lions and wrote a book about it. In 1967, with Alan Alda subbed for Plimpton, it became a movie.
How the NFL Accidentally Solved Its Gambling Problem
The NFL was once plagued by gambling scandals, but another one of its ongoing battles ended up being the perfect solution.