Is the NFL “America’s Game?”


Published: March 31, 2009


... years the passion has shifted. Football has taken the lime-light. Every year, starting in April, with the draft, football fans from every walk of life come together to cheer for their respective teams.

When the NFL began the first time back in 1902, the Pittsburgh Stars claimed the first ever championship. Then, there was no forward passing and no one was complaining about their contract. They were just happy to be part of a movement to revolutionize a sport.

Soon after, they continued to revolutionize the game by legalizing the forward pass in 1906.

Then in 1920, it was decided that organization was more key and the "modern" football age was born in Canton, OH. Since then, there have been ups and downs.

Now, the NFL is the most profitable sports league in the world. With overall profit's of almost $1 Billion. The following is just as staggering, with fan loyalty that continues no matter where a person lives or what they do. 

The sport does, ...

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