On a week that will acknowledge three of the great players in Cowboys history, it's fitting that the NFL Network will air a documentary on the franchise's all-time winningest coach. *Tom Landry: A Football Life *airs Thursday night at 9 p.m. (CT).
The network's promo for the special: " For 29 seasons, Tom Landry* *commanded the sideline for the Dallas Cowboys with a stoic demeanor and iconic hat, overseeing a football team that operated with machine-like efficiency. Yet behind the myth and mystique was a father figure that stood in contrast to the image of an unemotional head coach, all of which is revealed in Tom Landry: A Football Life."
Among those interviewed are former players Roger Staubach, Drew Pearson, Mike Ditka, New York Giants teammate Frank Gifford and various media personalities.
The trailer can be seen here.