Why NFL teams should think twice about coming to LA

Apr 22, 2015
In the NFL, having a team in a big city is not necessarily better.
Posted In: los angeles, NFL, stadium deals, revenue sharing
The NFL hires its first ever female permanent game official.

The NFL has appointed its first female referee

Apr 3, 2015
Sarah Thomas was the first woman to officiate a major college football game in 2007. Two years later, she was also the first woman to officiate a bowl game.
Posted In: NFL, game, football, women, Sports
NFL looks to suspend blackout rule and move to online broadcasting.

Big changes on the way to the NFL

Mar 23, 2015
No blackouts and at least one game streamed online.
Posted In: NFL, blackout rule, streaming

Starbucks leaves room for a conversation about race

Mar 17, 2015
The stories we're reading and numbers we're watching Tuesday.
Posted In: starbucks, finance, NFL, Sports

Chris Borland retires from NFL, citing brain concerns

Mar 17, 2015
The 49ers linebacker is 24 years old, with no serious head injuries yet.
Posted In: NFL, football, Health

In safety Rx, NFL makes high-profile recruit

Feb 11, 2015
Prominent physician, Dr. Elizabeth Nabel, will serve as chief health advisor.
Posted In: NFL, football, concussion
Jim Harbaugh reacts during a game on Dec. 14, 2014 in Seattle.

Harbaugh's big Michigan payday

Dec 30, 2014
College gives coach a salary worthy of the pros. Expect more universities to follow.
Posted In: university of michigan, college football, NFL, football
The New York Jets CEO and chairman, Woody Johnson, comments on firing the team's former head coach, Rex Ryan, via the Jets' Twitter account.

The NFL's 'ready, set, fire' day

Dec 29, 2014
The regular season ends, and losing pro football teams fire their coaches — again
Posted In: NFL, Black Monday, purge, executives, Sports

The logistics (and costs) of moving an NFL game

Nov 21, 2014
Teams have specific needs. Not just any hotel will do. Nor will just any food.
Posted In: NFL, Buffalo, polar vortex, snow, American Football

The numbers for October 28, 2014

Oct 28, 2014
Quantitative easing has gone on much longer than expected, but it'll end soon.
Posted In: Federal Reserve, quantitative easing, NFL, alibaba, apple, big data, AT&T, FTC