On the heels of San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick’s national anthem sit-down followed by multiple copycats and the NFL’s refusal to do anything about it, multiple outlets called for a fan boycott, because if players can sit the national anthem, fans can definitely sit out games. PLEASE TAKE NATIONAL POLLS AND PETITIONS. YOUR OPINION MATTERS Results Are Sent To Congress - Let Congress Hear Your Voice
PLEASE TAKE NATIONAL POLLS AND PETITIONS. YOUR OPINION MATTERS
Results Are Sent To Congress - Let Congress Hear Your Voice
“Both CBS’ Sunday afternoon game and NBC’s Sunday Night Football saw their lowest ratings in seven years. Throw in last night’s lackluster debut and the 2016 NFL season is off to its slowest start in recent memory in terms of TV ratings.”
This year, the NFL should make around $4.6 billion in television fees from the various networks that cover games, but only because advertisers are willing to pay for football’s massive ratings. In fact, the ratings are a primary reason why, according to Forbes, the average NFL team is worth $2.34 billion.