Cleveland Browns are the Charlie Brown of the NFL

Are the Cleveland Browns the Charlie Brown of the NFL? The Cleveland Browns roster, coaching staff and front office has seen more turnover over two decades than a Jay Cutler-gripped football and although their 2015 team bares no resemblance to their 1999 team, the first in the franchise's reincarnation, both teams (and 14 others in the 15 years in-between) share one thing in common: Season-opening losses. T...

15 Sep 8:00 AM 0 Read More...

Most Valuable NFL Franchises

Unsurprisingly, the Dallas Cowboys are atop the list of most valuable NFL teams for 2015. According to Forbes, the Cowboys are worth an estimated $4 billion. That's a sizable lead over the runner-up New England Patriots, who are worth approximately $3.2 billion. The average NFL team is worth $1.97 billion, just to put things into perspective. It's the ninth consecutive year Dallas has come out on top on this l...

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NFL Season Opener Ratings Match Record High

Given the New England Patriots months-long drama over Deflategate, it is not exactly surprising to learn that a whole bunch of homegaters tuned in to watch the NFL season opener between the defending Super Bowl champs and the Pittsburgh Steelers. The game managed to draw an astounding 17.7 overnight rating, besting last year's opener between the Packers and the Seahawks by five percent. NBC's NFL Kickoff re...

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Nick Saban's Insanely Expensive Tailgating Van

University of Alabama coach Nick Saban recently teamed up with the Mercedes-Benz of Birmingham dealership and McSweeney Designs to unveil an extremely-limited $200,000 tailgating van. The van, called the Nick Saban Signature Series Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, is a nine-passenger seat van that “is decked out with three TVs, high-tech audio and video systems and a cooler” according to Dawk Kent Azok of AL.com. Oth...

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Home Tailgating Tips

For many sports enthusiasts, tailgating is a time-honored tradition. Supporting the home team means more than just watching the game – it involves an elaborate spread of snacks, a favorite jersey and as assortment of beverages. But tailgating isn’t limited to a parking lot outside the stadium anymore. More and more fans are throwing a football party at home (learn more about “homegating” with our Fan Cave...

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NFL Player's $1.99 Million Mansion Has Awesome "Fan Cave"

Former NFL Player Chris Kluwe Selling His $1.99 Million Mansion Highlighted By Gaming Man Cave Chris Kluwe, the former NFL Punter, is trying to unload his mansion in Huntington Beach for a cool $1.995 million. The mansion, which you can check out some photos of below, is very solid on its own but it features one of the best gaming man caves you will ever lay eyes upon. It is so decadent, that it was built and ...

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NFL Makes It Even Easier To Access Video Content

Last year, the NFL rolled out NFL Now, an online service that gave users access to a plethora of exclusive NFL content and videos, including game day highlights, original content, press conferences, and a video stream that could be tailored to one's own team. The NFL also rolled out the $1.99 per month NFL Now Plus, which gave subscribers instant highlights and access to NFL Films content. However, while the s...

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NFL Network Gives Homegaters Reason to Cheer

Next week, Thursday Night Football fans will have an additional reason to homegate during the work week as the NFL Network will begin airing an eight-episode documentary entitled “Football Town.” The docu-series should provide a great contrast to the extravagant nature of NFL games. Instead of focusing on professional players or teams, “Football Town” will examine how the sport of football shapes the tigh...

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Why Homegating Is Often Superior To Watching At The Stadium

Going to live football games provides fans several unique experiences that one isn't going to find elsewhere. There's the thrill of being at the stadium. There's the exhilaration that comes with being in a huge environment surrounded by roaring like-minded people. There's the chance that one will witness something truly amazing. However, there are some aspects of the live-viewing experience that are simply not as...

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Homegating Survey Results

Throughout modern history, it’s always been thought that when it came to big events, “being there” was better than watching from home.  Well, with the rise in popularity of "Homegating," we wondered if that was still true, or if the phenomenon of watching from home had truly taken over.  We surveyed* the public to see what they had to say on a number of topics: Would you rather attend a tailgate or a ...

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