This episode we fire up the DeLorean and head back to learn about the man who used to create the entire NFL schedule by hand, Val Pinchbeck.Â He worked in the NFL as an executive for over 40 years, and was considered by many to have had more passion for the game than any other person in the organization.Â So strap on your seat belt, and letâ€™s get ready to take this baby up to 88mph.
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LINKS FROM THE SHOW
NFL.com – Creating the NFL Schedule
Sports Broadcast Hall of Fame – Val Pinchbeck
ESPN Article – Pinchbeck, 73, Struck in NYC
NY Times – Val Pinchbeck
LA Times – NFL schedule-making team
USA Today – The Science of Setting the NFL Schedule
YouTube – NFL Films – The Making of the NFL Schedule
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