American Football

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

In an effort to further engage fans, NBC Sports Washington and the Washington Redskins are collaborating to bring live interactive, predictive-gaming telecasts of the National Football League team’s f…

The Arizona Cardinals has become the latest NFL American football franchise to confirm it will no longer accept paper tickets, including print-at-home and PDF versions, as it moves to a digital-only platform

New term between Live Nation-owned company, Big 10 Conference school to incorporate Olympic sports, implement SafeTix technology

Carolina Panthers owner David Tepper has unveiled his vision for a new multi-purpose stadium in Charlotte with a retractable roof, which could not only house his National Football League team but also…

The Pac-12 collegiate athletic conference is moving its American football championship game to Las Vegas in 2020 and 2021, commissioner Larry Scott announced

The Baltimore Ravens have completed a three-year, $120m (€108m) self-funded facility renovation project designed to enhance the fan experience at M&T Bank Stadium.

Hurricanes owner claims "misrepresentations" from now-defunct league led to his investment

The fallout from UConn's likely move from the American Athletic Conference (AAC) back to the Big East continues. UConn is likely to spend one more season in the AAC before moving to the Big East

Music at heart of experience as tourism chiefs try to set stage for bigger events Tennessee capital one of 17 US cities vying to make final cut for Fifa showpiece

The Pittsburgh Steelers have long maintained a sizeable global following. Ryan Huzjak, their vice-president of sales and marketing, tells SportBusiness how they are now using social media to engage with, grow, and monetise that audience.

After consecutive years of falling television ratings, NFL domestic television audiences increased by five per cent in the recently concluded 2018-19 season.

The ‘Executive Huddle’ – the SAP-powered venue-management platform at Levi’s Stadium – has put the NFL’s San Francisco 49ers at the forefront of fan experience management and shows how far partnerships between tech companies and rights-holders can go beyond sponsorship.

Denver Broncos Owner Pat Bowlen died late Thursday, just under two months before his enshrinement in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Bowlen, who battled Alzheimer’s for several years, was 75.

The Canadian Football League has moved up the start time of Thursday's 2019 season opener due to a clash with the Toronto Raptors' appearance in Game 6 of the NBA Finals that evening.

Winnipeg's IG Field, the home of the Canadian Football League's Blue Bombers, will play host to an NFL pre-season game between the Oakland Raiders and Green Bay Packers. The game will be played on Aug

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is looking to reduce the traditional four-game pre-season schedule, believing the exhibition games do not represent a quality product

The NFL has revealed that the 2021 and 2023 drafts will be held in Cleveland and Kansas City respectively

The Mercedes-Benz Superdome is poised to be given a $450m (€403m) renovation as part of a deal that will keep the Saints in New Orleans until 2035.

The Alliance of American Football's original main investor Reggie Fowler was arrested on Tuesday with charges of bank fraud and operating an unlicensed money-transmitting business.

The XFL has signed a two-year partnership with Elevate Sports Ventures to help guide and support ticket sales for the league’s eight teams ahead of its launch in February 2020.

Approximately 600,000 fans attended the NFL Draft in Nashville, smashing the previous record for the event

The NFL has announced the participants of its five International Series games in 2019, four of which will be played in London and one in Mexico City

Two weeks after suspending all football operations, the Alliance of American Football filed a petition for Chapter 7 bankruptcy in a Texas court on Wednesday. It has now ceased all business operations.

The demise of the Alliance of American Football serves as a "cautionary tale" for the revamped XFL, Oliver Luck has told SportBusiness

The Alliance of American Football may have suspended operations but its problems continue, with two class-action lawsuits having being filed in California by former employees.

As the fallout continues from the demise of the Alliance of American Football, it has emerged that MGM Resorts International and not majority owner Tom Dundon stands to gain control of the league's interactive…