12 Dec Report says NFL getting into the betting business
Looks like the elephant in the room is thinking about joining us at the grownups table.
Daniel Kaplan, of the Sports Business Journal, reported at the NFL owners meetings outside of Dallas that league officials were in the process of “securing a national casino sponsor.”
The NFL has generally been like a Patrick Mahomes no-look pass when it comes to gambling. The league spent millions of dollars fighting those who wanted to legalize it while at the same time issuing injury reports and encouraging fans to sign up for fantasy football on its website.