Wednesday , 19 December 2018

The NFL – What a Business! Interesting Facts on the League & the Super Bowl

As the most popular of the four major American professional sports leagues, theSuper Bowl NFL is an industry unto itself. Below are several aspects of the NFL as an industry and how its players’ average annual salaries and career durations compare with those of the NBA, MLB and the NHL.

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The average professional athlete in the U.S. will make more in one season than most of us earn in our entire lives….[yet,] despite those staggering salaries, 78% of NFL players, 60% of NBA players and a very large percentage of MLB players (4x that of the average U.S. citizen) file bankruptcy within five years of retirement. [Let’s take a look at] 5 possible reasons why the average athlete is destined to go (quickly) from fame to shame. Read More »

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  1. Sadly the NFL and other Sports events are replacing most if not all discussions about what is happening in our Countries politics.

    Game stats has replaced local leaders voting records and I believe that it is by design, since now the Ultra Wealthy own BOTH Sports Teams and Local Leaders…!