NFL only stands to gain from upstart leagues like the AAF
5 monthes ago - By Yardbarker
One of the more accepted precepts of American life is that competition spurs innovation. It might be a stretch to say the Alliance of American Football is actual competition for the NFL - especially since their seasons don't currently overlap - but the AAF just might end up making an impact on how the NFL conducts its business. The AAF began play this past weekend and can already tout outdrawing the viewership of a prime-time NBA game as an achievement. That's probably a testament to the country's love affair with football more than anything, but given what a disaster Super Bowl LIII was...
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