WBEZ brings you fact-based news and information. Sign up for our newsletters to stay up to date on the stories that matter.The NFL has dealt with plenty of scandal this century, but this offseason was pretty rough.
Accusations of racist hiring practices, star players charged with sexual assault, and owners behaving badly have all been embarrassments for the league.
None of that has affected the bottom line. TV ratings are as high as ever and NFL programs dominate the Nielsen top ten.
Our host Juana Summers talks to Kevin Draper, sports reporter for the New York Times, about what, if anything, can slow down the NFL juggernaut.
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