Nfl Scrambles To Sell More Tickets


Professional football, America's most popular and profitable sport, is preparing to tackle a glaring weakness: Stadium seats are increasingly empty.

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    10/20/2017 - 1:03 am | View Link
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    10/31/2016 - 9:22 pm | View Link
  • 2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Temple WR Robby Anderson
    In a way, Anderson is very similar to Ohio State’s Michael Thomas in the way he’s able to sell his double moves ... allowing him to get deep as Jackson scrambles to recover. In the second clip, Anderson does nearly the same thing, this time against ...
    04/13/2016 - 11:30 pm | View Link
  • John Kass: NFL rookie's decision to retire, another sign that football as we know it is doomed
    Yet NFL football is inherently dishonest. It is sold as a game of virtue to sell products to the American people. But it is a betting game of supreme violence that scrambles the brains of young men. In a 2013 broadcast titled “Forces of the Left Align ...
    04/3/2015 - 5:59 pm | View Link
  • NFL Rookie's Decision to Retire Another Sign Football Is Doomed
    Yet NFL football is inherently dishonest. It is sold as a game of virtue to sell products to the American people. But it is a betting game of supreme violence that scrambles the brains of young men. In a 2013 broadcast titled "Forces of the Left Align ...
    03/24/2015 - 12:36 am | View Link
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    02/7/2018 - 10:47 am | View Website
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    12/2/2017 - 10:34 am | View Website
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