NFL continues to expand international footprint with inaugural NFL Africa event

New York Giants offensive tackle Chigbo Roy Mbaeteka, Arizona Cardinals offensive lineman Haggai Chisom Ndubuisi, and Kansas City Chiefs tight end Kehinde Hassan Oginni signed with NFL teams after taking part in The Uprise talent-identification program (Credit: NFL Africa)

Damani Leech, NFL chief operating officer of international, speaks to SportBusiness about the strategy behind the “NFL Africa: The Touchdown” event in Ghana and further plans to grow the league in the continent.

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