It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker.
Please white-list or disable AboveTopSecret.com in your ad-blocking tool.
Some features of ATS will be disabled while you continue to use an ad-blocker.
One fun little thing that most of us don’t talk about is the fact that the NFL gets over a billion (that’s with a B, let that sink in) in taxpayer-funded federal subsidies and now that the players have told President Trump what they think of him, all of that is in jeopardy. Stuart Varney who is a British-American economic pundit who works for the Fox News Channel and the Fox Business Network explained all of this to those of us who don’t spend our time pouring over the tax code for a living.
NFL TV Ad Revenue Hits Record $3.5 Billion Despite Drop In Ratings
Turns out they survived the 8% ratings decline for the regular season just fine. Ad revenue hit a record $3.5 billion, up 3% over 2015, according to research firm Standard Media Index.