Video: Chris Simms' Five Favorite Football Films

NBC Sports NFL analyst reveals his pigskin movie picks.

by | September 5, 2019 | Comments

To kick off a new football season, Rotten Tomatoes asked former NFL quarterback Chris Simms to tell us which five football films made the biggest impression on him. The NBC Sports NFL and college football analyst surprised us with some unexpected titles.

The 2019 NFL season kicks off when the Packers face the Bears on Thursday, September 5 at 7:30 ET on NBC.

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