NFL sideline tech inches forward, still no video

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FILE - In this Dec. 15, 2013, file photo, Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo (9) sits on the bench with a book of play printouts during the second half of an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers in Arlington, Texas. NFL teams used to take Polaroid pictures of plays from atop the stadium during games then send them down to the field on a rope. Technology improved so that an automated camera could deliver the images to a printer on the sideline, creating that familiar sight of a quarterback staring at a sheet of paper to figure out what went wrong on an interception. That was still the case last season, when fans in the stands could watch highlights on their smartphones, but players and coaches were flipping through three-ring binders of black-and-white photos. (AP Photo/Tim Sharp, File)