The Perilous Future of the NFL

The Washington Redskins cheerleaders perform before a game against the Philadelphia Eagles at FedExField in Landover, Maryland on October 16, 2016. (photo: Keith Allison)

Problematic

Player Health

“The reality is, this game destroys people’s brains.” — Bob Costas, 2017

Several thousand protesters marched through Minneapolis to TCF Stadium where the Vikings were playing the Washington DC football team. The protesters called for the Washington team to stop using the name “redskins” for their name and stop using the image of a Native American as their mascot. Another group from the University of Minnesota marched to the stadium too. The demonstration at the stadium included speakers such as Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges and US Congressman Keith Ellison. (photo: Fibonacci Blue)

Native Mascotry

Openly-Sexist Culture

Environmental Impact

Can the NFL Be Saved?

Reform or Be Reformed

Football is a Game of Inches

“The NFL probably peaked two-years ago. It’s basically treading water.” — Andrew Zimbalist, economist at Smith College

“I think the NFL is 10 years away from an implosion,” — Mark Cuban, owner of the NBA’s Dallas Mavericks

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