Advertisement

Topic - NFL

The National Football League (NFL) is the highest level of professional American football in the United States. It was formed by eleven teams in 1920 as the American Professional Football Association, with the league changing its name to the National Football League in 1922. The league currently consists of thirty-two teams from the United States. The league is divided evenly into two conferences — the American Football Conference (AFC) and National Football Conference (NFC), and each conference has four divisions that have four teams each, for a total of 16 teams in each conference. The NFL is an unincorporated 501(c)(6) association,For example, "The Detroit Lions is a 'Professional' Football team owned by William Clay Ford, Sr., with a membership in the National Football League (NFL), which is an unincorporated association governed by its own constitution and bylaws." Detroit Lions v. National Football League, 41 The NFL is by far the most attended domestic sports league in the world by average attendance per game, with 67,509 fans per game in the 2009-10 regular season - Source: Wikipedia

Related Stories
















Photos


Quotations

There are at least four probes into Snyder and the team as Congress, the NFL and attorney generals from Virginia and the District have said they’re looking into allegations of sexual misconduct and financial improprieties.

Commanders purchase land in Woodbridge for potential stadium move →

“In every other instance when they had to investigate, they published the results,” Mr. Krishnamoorthi said of the NFL.

House Democrats' probe of Commanders, team owner Dan Snyder blitzed by accusations of political bias →

© Copyright 2022 The Washington Times, LLC
3600 New York Avenue NE, Washington, DC 20002

Switch to Desktop version