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The McCormick View #92-NFL Economics 101:Why Not Watching NFL Won't Help...

There is a a movement to protest against the NFL by not watching NFL games because of the league's treatment and apparent exclusion of Colin Kaepernick from playing for an NFL team. The hope is that by driving down ratings through lower viewship, the NFL will respond and address the issue.
This week's podcast explains the simple economics of how the NFL makes its $14 Billion annual revenue, and why lower viewer ratings won't change it's behavior.