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NFL Films: Sounds of Triumph and Defeat

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NFL Films: Sounds of Triumph and Defeat

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NFL Films: Sounds of Triumph and Defeat

NFL Films: Sounds of Triumph and Defeat

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For nearly 50 years, NFL Films has shot pro football games, making highlights films and blooper reels and documenting gridiron moments great and small. Each movie has a soundtrack to set the mood.

Tom Heddon, one of two composers for NFL Films, tells Scott Simon about his craft.