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Buffalo Bills '30 for 30' documentary, 'Four Falls of Buffalo,' premieres

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The new '30 for 30' documentary on the Buffalo Bills' 1990s-era Super Bowl teams will pull at your heart strings in all the right ways, according to the people who have already seen it.

The new '30 for 30' documentary on the Buffalo Bills' Super Bowl run in the 1990s had its world premiere last night at the North Park Theatre in Buffalo. "Four Falls of Buffalo" was screened for some fans, team executives, and former players, with a red carpet event beforehand. Following the premiere, four legends took the stage for a roundtable discussion.

The story discusses the rise and fall of the Bills' dynasty that failed to win a league championship, but which made the trip to the big game in four consecutive seasons. The legends in attendance and media on hand all had the same reaction to the story. Here's a sampling:

"It's not just about a football team. It's about our town. It's about our people," said actor William Fichtner, a Western New York native and longtime Bills fan who narrated the film. "I was blown away. I was really proud, proud to be from Buffalo."

While there are emotional moments in the documentary, including Scott Norwood returning to the steps of Buffalo City Hall where thousands chanted "We want Scott!" during a rally held the next day, the message is more uplifting than you might expect. Mendola mentioned that he "teared up" four times during the viewing. Alan Pergament of The Buffalo News called it a "love letter to the Bills, their fans, and Buffalo".

The documentary premieres this Saturday night at 9:30 p.m. ET on ESPN, and will be replayed multiple times throughout December. See it live or set your DVRs, but this is a must-watch for Bills fans.