American Football

Eight-team plan for 2022 revives franchise cities, names, and logos from 1980s

The United States Football League has unveiled its senior management team ahead of a planned comeback in spring 2022, with Fox Sports principally involved as a minority equity partner and official broadcast…

Ahead of its planned comeback in 2023, the XFL has appointed Russ Brandon, former chief executive of the National Football League's Buffalo Bills, as its new president

Startup American football league to stage its second season with eight teams

Brett Gosper, the former chief executive of World Rugby, speaks to SportBusiness about his new role as the NFL’s head of Europe and the UK ahead of this weekend’s NFL London Games at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

The National Basketball Association’s San Antonio Spurs has become the latest sports team to sign up blockchain provider to its sponsorship portfolio.

League looks to tie further into Los Angeles site for upcoming title game

The National Football League and National Football League Players Association have made a major move into the non-fungible token (NFT) ecosystem by securing a partnership with Dapper Labs, the Canadian-based…

Network set to draw one of the largest viewing audiences of the 2021 regular season

The National Football League’s Chicago Bears have officially signed a purchase agreement for Arlington International Racecourse property, a move which potentially takes the team a major step closer to l…

The National Football League has announced that the opening round of its playoffs will conclude with a Monday night game for the first time during the 2021-22 season

NFL team demonstrates its forward-thinking, internationally-minded outlook with the introduction of its Member Inclusive Menu and establishment of a global supporters club. Bob Williams reports.

Strong word-of-mouth for new presentation manifests itself in rising viewership

National Football League legend Peyton Manning could make a high-profile return to the Denver Broncos, having reportedly spoken to at least two potential suitors in the team about joining their ownership…

Long-running documentary series shifts out of setting in training camps

The National Football League's Indianapolis Colts and Caesars Entertainment have struck a wide-ranging partnership in which the leading casino operator has been designated as a premier sports betting p…