WOMEN
09/19/2014 09:28 am ET Updated Sep 19, 2014

NFL On Women: Football Marketer Explains 'The Role Of The Female.'

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Today, the New York Times’ Ken Belson reports on how some female football fans are growing disillusioned with the sport in the wake of a wave of domestic violence arrests of NFL players, and an endlessly bungled response by league officials. “Before this week I held the N.F.L. in a different view,” Chicago Bears fan Nicole Larvick told Belson. “It seemed different—like families and communities were important to them. But I know it’s just a business now.”

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