The League

THE QUESTION

Is the NFL Recession Proof?

With the economy getting blitzed, will America's most successful sports league continue to grow?

Posted by Emil Steiner on September 16, 2008 5:35 PM
FROM THE PANEL

Don't Fret About the NFL

It's feeling the pinch, like everyone, but this league knows how to make money

Posted by Mark Maske, on September 16, 2008 6:49 PM

Recession Resistant... Maybe

As the amount of money flowing into Big Time sports, especially the NFL, from corporations has soared over the last ten or fifteen years, so too has the sports industry's reliance and focus on it.

Posted by David Carter, on September 16, 2008 5:43 PM

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Barnacle Bob: Bring back the XFL! With enough HGH/Insulin injections I myself could probably even make a team in that "league." And make sure "He Hat...

Cash$: The NFL can't go down. These are the times people need it the most, when the pressure's on and we have no money. The depression era was a go...

burritoman: I hope the NFL goes into a 'recession' so that I can afford to take my boys to a game once in a while. Although my family earns a good inco...

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