Post Profile

NFL could kick off 2019 season in China

The NFL’s 100th season is fast approaching, and with it the possibility of a landmark global move: kicking off the 2019 season in China. The idea’s not so farfetched; the league had planned to play in China in 2018, but has postponed those plans for logistical reasons related to juggling more than half a dozen international games each season. Now, per a new report in Sports Business Journal, the league could begin its centennial season with the firmest indicator yet of football’s future.
read more


Related Posts

NFL now unlikely to play in China in 2018

American Football / NFL : ProFootballTalk

The NFL’s plans to play a game in China have run into some stumbling blocks. Despite reports that the Rams and 49ers would play in China in 2018, NFL Executive V.P. of International Mark Waller told Albert Breer of that ...

NFL puts the brakes on plan to play a game in China by 2018

Sports : The Early Lead

Back in March, word got out that the NFL was considering playing a regular season game in China as soon as 2018, with an NFL spokesman saying the league was completing “a detailed analysis” of the prospect. Fast forward six months, ...

Some teams aren’t on board with NFL’s plans to play in China

American Football / NFL : ProFootballTalk

As the NFL moves forward with its international growth ambitions, a regular-season game in China is expected in 2018. But not every team is on board with that idea. According to ESPN, executives with the Packers and Giants were amon...

Report: NFL will move its China game to 2019

American Football / NFL : USAToday: NFL

The NFL originally announced it would play in China in 2018, but will move that game to 2019.        

Report: League pushes back game in China until 2019

American Football / NFL : ProFootballTalk

The NFL has pushed back plans to play a game in China. According to Daniel Kaplan of SportsBusiness Journal, the league has postponed staging a game there in 2018, targeting 2019 instead. Per Kaplan, the league could open the 2019 s...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC