Archived material Access restricted Article

Today's Front Page   View All of Fri 09/07/2018 View Thu 09/06/2018 View Wed 09/05/2018 View Tue 09/04/2018 View Mon 09/03/2018 View Sun 09/02/2018 View Sat 09/01/2018
2018-09-07 Home Front: Culture Wars
NFL opening game for season, down 8% viewers from last year
Archived material is restricted to Rantburg regulars and members. If you need access email with your nick to be added to the members list. There is no charge to join Rantburg as a member.
Posted by DarthVader 2018-09-07 12:57|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [200 views ]  Top

#1 I wouldn't be surprised if after the season the NFL loses another 13% in viewership after the protests and the new shitty rules in effect.

Football isn't fun to watch anymore and people are reacting accordingly.

Next step, full streaming of all games and those that complain about how the NFL is run being called racists and white supremacists. NFL loses another 25% viewership for the next year.
Posted by DarthVader 2018-09-07 13:00||   2018-09-07 13:00|| Front Page Top

#2 Pro football has got to be losing a lot of money because of so-called SJWs. Are they trying to get rid of pro football? Have these players looked around? 70% of the players in pro football are black. Viewers of the game and sponsors have created a large number of millionaires in pro ball who are African Americans.
Posted by JohnQC 2018-09-07 17:43||   2018-09-07 17:43|| Front Page Top

#3 I don't think they want to get rid of pro football. Just flay it, stuff the skin with tampons, and parade the token.
Posted by swksvolFF 2018-09-07 18:57||   2018-09-07 18:57|| Front Page Top

#4 Attack of the "2's": Season is too long, games are too long with all of the Replay Officials, Too many commercial breaks, Too much social commentary by the color commentators, and Too much color commentary in the game ("it is not radio, shut up every so often!"). Too much crewing with the Official Rules by the Competition Committee every single year...

Any one or two could be ignored but the sum of all of theses is approaching a Perfect Storm.
Posted by magpie 2018-09-07 20:46||   2018-09-07 20:46|| Front Page Top

#5 The Spanos's moved my SD Chargers team of 50+ years to become a renter in LA. F*ck them in the ear for the rest of their ownership. I did enjoy getting a Fantasy Football email update from ESPN - listing Keenan Allen of the San Diego Chargers
Posted by Frank G 2018-09-07 20:56||   2018-09-07 20:56|| Front Page Top

23:37 JohnQC
22:30 Daniel
22:21 Raj
21:59 Cheaderhead
21:54 Cheaderhead
21:52  jvalentour
21:06 Frank G
20:56 Frank G
20:49 Frank G
20:46 magpie
20:13 magpie
19:45 Frank G
19:17 gorb
18:57 JohnQC
18:57 swksvolFF
18:56 jpal
18:50 JohnQC
18:42 JohnQC
18:38 Whiskey Mike
18:32 JohnQC
17:43 JohnQC
17:28 JohnQC
17:21 Zenobia Floger6220
17:20 swksvolFF

Rantburg was assembled from recycled algorithms in the United States of America. No trees were destroyed in the production of this weblog. We did hurt some, though. Sorry.


Search WWW Search