The National Football League (NFL) is one of the four major professional sports leagues in North America. It’s been around for over a century now and has evolved into one of the highest-earning professional sports leagues in the world. It is also the highest level of professional American football in the world and is enjoyed by millions. Here’s a brief history of the NFL – America’s most loved league to watch.
About the NFL
The National Football League (NFL) was formed in 1920 and currently has 32 teams who are divided equally between the American Football Conference (AFC) and the National Football Conference (NFC). The regular season starts inSeptember andends in January, lasting a total of 17 weeks. After the season ends, seven teams from both the conferences advance into the play-offs and the final match of the tournament is known as the Super Bowl.
The Super Bowl is played between the champion teams of AFC and NFC. It is the most-watched event of the year annually in America. The 2015 Super Bowl match between Seattle Seahawks and The Patriots was the most-watched program in U.S. television history, with114.4 million peopletuning in on NBC.
The Super Bowl half-time show sponsored by Pepsi is also highly anticipated, with some of the biggest celebrities in the entertainment industry fighting for the chance to perform there. Previous performers include Michael Jackson, Prince, Beyoncé, Madonna and more.
The NFL is one of the highest-earning sports leagues in the world. Its finances usually come in three main ways: ticket sales, merchandising, and television broadcast rights. With the COVID-19 pandemic affecting sporting events, NFL annual revenue dropped from $16 billion in 2019 to $12 billion in 2020.
But despite this, values for the clubs in NFL have risen,with four major league football teams having a net worth of over $4 billion. The Dallas cowboys are at the top of the list with a net worth of over $5.7 billion in 2020.
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