National Football League

Pent-up demand from both Kansas City, San Francisco helping fuel interest

Collective audience is smallest since 2009, bucking season-long audience improvement for league

Former leader's candidacy had been hotly debated as he finally reaches shrine on fifth try

First weekend of playoffs continues audience gains for the league shown during the regular season

Audience boost is second in a row after two years of decline, and comes despite poor team performance in top three markets

Group of players accused with filing extensive series of false claims for reimbursement

League reviewing whether defending Super Bowl champions illegally filmed an upcoming opponent

All-time great says pension pay is "shockingly, immorally low"

Collaboration to involve artificial intelligence, cloud computing

SportBusiness' US Editor Eric Fisher speaks to the son of the late Pittsburgh Steelers owner Dan Rooney about his legacy and the current state of the Rooney Rule and the NFL at large.

Staging the NFL's championship game comes with a multitude of requirements, but a potentially large payoff for the host city.

Expansive size and density of some of US' largest sports facilities provide a fertile environment to experiment with next-generation mobile technology. Story by Rick Snider.

Stadium designers are increasingly turning toward psychological and anthropological research to guide the development the next generation of NFL facilities and create comfortable, as well as Instagram-able, venues. Randy Williams reports.

Thanksgiving Day matchup between Dallas and Buffalo is most-watched NFL regular-season game in three years

Investment in mobile gaming platform furthers league's esports interests

New contract term calls for worldwide rights outside of the US and Canada

Move by sports footwear and apparel giant is latest chapter in ongoing saga around the troubled NFL wide receiver

Legal ruling heightens the chances of late owner's youngest daughter eventually leading the NFL team

NFL taps powerful hip-hop mogul for key areas of entertainment, community involvement

The NFL, which had been much more cautious than other US pro leagues monetizing legalized sports betting, takes a big step into the space with its existing data distributor

Following their worst-attended home game since 2010, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have found a remedy to boost crowds: free tickets