Despite Crashing Regular Season and Postseason Ratings, Roger Goodell Says NFL Still Dominant on TV

Breitbart | 1/9/2018 | Staff
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Earlier this week we brought you the news that NFL ratings crashed in all four Wild Card games this past weekend. That news, came on the heels of last week’s story which showed that the NFL’s ratings for 2017 were down by 10 percent.

One would think that double-whammy of awful news, would cause the NFL’s commissioner some degree of heightened anxiety. However, listening to Roger Goodell talk about it, it sounds like everything is just fine.

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Speaking to reporters while in Florida for the Jaguars-Bills game, Goodell stressed how dominant the NFL is on television.

“We always want ratings to go up, but we’re 37 of the top 50 shows, which is higher than ever. I think dominance of the NFL in television is still very clear.”

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Goodell also touted the league’s featured Sunday afternoon and primetime games, which frequently outperform other...
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