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The NFL Football attracts readers because it is one of the most popular sports in America. It is also one of the most followed sports leagues in the world.
The Dallas Cowboys are a professional American football team based in the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex. The Cowboys compete in the National Football League (NFL) as a member club of the league’s National Football Conference (NFC) East division. They are the reigning World Champions, having won Super Bowl XLV in 2010.
The Cowboys have made eight Super Bowl appearances, tied for the second most in NFL history. They are the most valuable sports franchise in the world, worth an estimated $4.2 billion. As of 2018, the Cowboys also generate $620 million in revenue from merchandising.
Tom Brady is one of the most successful quarterbacks in NFL history. He has played in 10 Super Bowls, winning seven of them. He is a three-time MVP and a 14-time Pro Bowler. Brady is also one of the most marketable athletes in the world, with endorsement deals with companies like Under Armour, UGG, and Aston Martin.
San Francisco 49ers
The San Francisco 49ers are a professional American football team located in the San Francisco Bay Area. The 49ers compete in the National Football League (NFL) as a member of the league’s National Football Conference (NFC) West division. The team was founded in 1946 as a charter member of the All-America Football Conference (AAFC) and joined the NFL in 1949 after the AAFC merged with the NFL. The 49ers were the first major league professional sports franchise based in San Francisco. The name “49ers” comes from the prospectors who arrived in Northern California in the 1849 Gold Rush. The team is legally and corporately registered as the San Francisco Forty Niners, Ltd., and the team headquarters are located in Santa Clara.
The 49ers have been in the league longer than any other team in the NFC West, and have won more games than any other team in the division. They have appeared in five Super Bowls, winning Super Bowl XVI and Super Bowl XIX. They have won 19 of their last 21 games against NFC West opponents, dating back to 2013.
Green Bay Packers
The Green Bay Packers are a professional American football team based in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The Packers compete in the National Football League (NFL) as a member club of the league’s National Football Conference (NFC) North division. It is the third-oldest franchise in the NFL, dating back to 1919, and is the only non-profit, community-owned major league professional sports team in the United States. Home games have been played at Lambeau Field since 1957.
The Packers are the last of the “small town teams” which were common in the NFL during the league’s early days of the 1920s and ’30s. Founded in 1919 by Earl “Curly” Lambeau and George Whitney Calhoun, the franchise traces its lineage to other semi-professional teams in Green Bay dating back to 1896. Between 1919 and 1920, the Packers competed against other semi-pro clubs from around Wisconsin and the Midwest, before joining the American Professional Football Association (APFA), the forerunner of today’s NFL, in 1921. Although Green Bay is by far the smallest major league professional sports market in North America, Forbes ranked the Packers as the world’s 26th most valuable sports franchise in 2016, with a value of $2.35 billion.
The Packers have won 13 league championships, the most in NFL history, with nine pre–Super Bowl NFL titles and four Super Bowl victories. The Packers won the first two Super Bowls in 1967 and 1968 and were the only NFL team to defeat the American Football League (AFL) prior to the AFL–NFL merger. The Vince Lombardi Trophy is named after the Packers’ coach of the same name, who guided them to their first two Super Bowls. Their two subsequent Super Bowl wins came in 1997 and 2011. The Packers are long-standing adversaries of the Chicago Bears, Minnesota Vikings, and Detroit Lions, who today comprise the NFC North division, and were formerly members of the NFC Central Division. They have played over 100 games against each of these teams through history, and have a winning overall record against all of them, a distinction only shared with the Kansas City Chiefs and Dallas Cowboys. The Bears–Packers rivalry is one of the oldest in NFL history, dating back to 1921.
The Packers have their origins in the small town of Green Bay, Wisconsin, a town with a population of just over 102,
The Super Bowl is the biggest and most important American football game of the year. It is the annual championship game of the National Football League (NFL). The game is played between the two best teams in the NFL, and the winner is crowned the NFL champion. The Super Bowl is also one of the most watched television events in the United States, with millions of people tuning in to see the game every year.
Antonio Brown is an American football wide receiver for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Central Michigan University, where he was a first-team All-American and led the nation in receptions and receiving yards in 2008. He was drafted by the Steelers in the sixth round of the 2010 NFL Draft.
Brown has been selected to six Pro Bowls, and was a first-team All-Pro four times. He has led the NFL in receptions and receiving yards three times, and was the NFL Offensive Player of the Year in 2018. He is the Steelers’ all-time leader in receptions and receiving yards.
Brown was born in Miami, Florida, and attended Miami Norland High School, where he played football and ran track. He played college football at Central Michigan University, where he was a first-team All-American and led the nation in receptions and receiving yards in 2008. Brown was drafted by the Steelers in the sixth round of the 2010 NFL Draft.
In his rookie season, Brown became the first player in NFL history to have more than 1,000 receiving yards and return yards in the same season. He went on to lead the league in receptions and receiving yards in 2014 and 2015. Brown was voted the NFL Offensive Player of the Year in 2018 after leading the league in receptions and receiving yards for the fifth time in his career.
Brown is the Steelers’ all-time leader in receptions and receiving yards, and is considered one of the best wide receivers in NFL history.
The Chicago Bears are a professional American football team based in Chicago, Illinois. They are members of the National Football League (NFL) and compete in the league’s NFC North division. The Bears have won nine NFL Championships, including one Super Bowl, and hold the NFL record for the most enshrinements in the Pro Football Hall of Fame and the most retired jersey numbers. The Bears have also recorded more victories than any other NFL franchise.
The Buffalo Bills are a professional American football team based in the Buffalo–Niagara Falls metropolitan area. The Bills compete in the National Football League (NFL), as a member club of the league’s American Football Conference (AFC) East division. The team plays their home games at New Era Field in Orchard Park, New York. The Bills are the only NFL team that plays its home games in the state of New York. The Bills conduct summer training camp at St. John Fisher College in Pittsford, New York, an eastern suburb of Rochester.
The Miami Dolphins are a professional American football team based in Miami, Florida. They compete in the National Football League (NFL) as a member club of the league’s American Football Conference (AFC) East division. The Dolphins play their home games at Hard Rock Stadium in the northern suburb of Miami Gardens, and are headquartered in Davie, Florida. The Dolphins are one of the oldest professional sports franchises in the United States. The team joined the NFL in 1966 as an expansion team.
The Dolphins have played in five Super Bowls, winning two (VII, VIII). The franchise has also produced three Pro Football Hall of Famers, Bob Griese, Larry Csonka, and Dan Marino. They also appeared in the 1972 Super Bowl against the Washington Redskins, losing 14–7.