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The NFL is starting to use AI to figure out how much it should actually pay players, and early data shows one position is more at risk for a pay cut than others

A football analytics company, Pro Football Focus, is developing artificial intelligence to make recommendations for player salaries to the NFL, according to The Wall Street Journal. So far, the AI results suggest running backs are being overpaid. PFF is run by Cris Collinsworth, the NBC “Sunday Night Football” analyst who […]
The NFL is starting to use AI to figure out how much it should actually pay players, and early data shows one position is more at risk for a pay cut than others
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NFL TV ratings fall for second-straight year, but still dominate prime time

NFL ratings dropped drastically in 2017, losing 9.7% of their viewership compared to the 2016 season. A myriad of reasons could have potentially played a factor in the NFL’s declining ratings, including changing media habits of the public, player injuries, and concerns about player protests or player safety. Even with […]
NFL TV ratings fall for second-straight year, but still dominate prime time