Football season is back--but leave all the stats and sports talk to the sports announcers. We want to talk about the stuff that makes watching football fun! The food, the beer, the parties---the traditions!
Here's some stats and lists from a variety of sources:
THE WORST THINGS ABOUT THE NFL
While professional football is awesome – it’s not perfect.Here are some less-than-great things about the NFL:
Pregame shows – Lots of hot air … and commercials.
Sideline reporters – What do they bring to the table other than annoying interruptions of the action.
Special teams – Punts and kicks – especially extra points – are a total drag.
Official reviews – When the zebras go under the hood, the action grinds to a halt.
STUDY: The Most Emotionally Unstable Fan Bases in the NFL (Wall Street Journal)
According to a new study from Emory University, the most emotionally unstable fans in the NFL are Oakland Raiders fans.
And, anyone who’s watched a Raiders game – or actually visited the stadium – can see why. Those fans, with all their crazy costumes, are just a bit “off.”
Here’s a rundown of the top five most unstable fan bases in the NFL:
- Oakland Raiders
- Pittsburgh Steelers
- New England Patriots
- Detroit Lions
- New Orleans Saints
On the other hand, here are the five most stable fan bases in the NFL:
- Dallas Cowboys
- Indianapolis Colts
- Philadelphia Eagles (really?)
- Houston Texans
- Atlanta Falcons
THINGS YOU WON’T DO ANYMORE NOW THAT FOOTBALL SEASON IS HERE
Here’s a rundown of some things you probably won’t do anymore now that football season is here:
Eat healthy food
Go to church
Take frequent showers