NFL UK Forums - Search Results
NFL UK Mobile Logo
Go Back   NFL UK Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 13 of 13
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: European Bob
Forum: 2019 London Games 17.11.2018, 08:02 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 15,530
Posted By European Bob
Kirkwood said in the past that one team fought...

Kirkwood said in the past that one team fought hard against coming and I think it is the Packers. As for Mexico... well we need to see whether it is even on next year. This year could prove to be a...
Forum: 2019 London Games 03.11.2018, 08:56 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 15,530
Posted By European Bob
I guess Mexico has a big advantage, namely time...

I guess Mexico has a big advantage, namely time zone. They have their own problems, of course. But it was interesting that Goodell said he thought London was ready for a franchise in many ways but...
Forum: 2019 London Games 03.11.2018, 02:24 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 15,530
Posted By European Bob
100% correct. He doesn't mean viable at all, he...

100% correct. He doesn't mean viable at all, he means make more money. Which suggests that if the numbers made sense he would move the team somewhere more lucrative.
Forum: 2019 London Games 03.11.2018, 02:05 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 15,530
Posted By European Bob
Attendances for Jags home games this season (ex....

Attendances for Jags home games this season (ex. Wembley)

Patriots - 68,527
Titans - 64,015
Jets - 65,353
Texans - 66,534


Attendances for Bengals home games
Forum: 2019 London Games 02.11.2018, 10:00 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 15,530
Posted By European Bob
Why isn't it viable in Jacksonville? I mean...

Why isn't it viable in Jacksonville? I mean compared to, say, Cincinnati. Or Tampa Bay. Or Tennessee? Jacksonville isn't that small. The games are pretty well attended. Much better than the...
Forum: 2019 London Games 02.11.2018, 09:48 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 15,530
Posted By European Bob
So who owes the NFL an international game, then? ...

So who owes the NFL an international game, then?

Jags are tied in. Rams, Chargers and Raiders have to for temporary stadium reasons.

Who owes a game due to hosting the Super Bowl? ...
Forum: 2019 London Games 01.11.2018, 09:07 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 15,530
Posted By European Bob
There's just no telling. But you have to think...

There's just no telling. But you have to think it is aimed not at existing Chargers fans in the UK, nor existing committed fans of other teams, but more new fans or people who previously didn't have...
Forum: 2019 London Games 31.10.2018, 11:32 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 15,530
Posted By European Bob
Plus it is less of a road game atmosphere in...

Plus it is less of a road game atmosphere in London than at home unfortunately.

https://thebiglead.com/2018/10/08/chargers-raiders-los-angeles-crowd/

The NFL made a huge mistake having the...
Forum: 2019 London Games 31.10.2018, 11:04 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 15,530
Posted By European Bob
I don't know, but last year more of the details...

I don't know, but last year more of the details (like dates, times) were kept back until the standard US schedule release in late April. Which certainly didn't seem to affect ticket sales. So I...
Forum: 2019 London Games 31.10.2018, 10:56 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 15,530
Posted By European Bob
OK, but that's 2 games. And for a time, the Jags...

OK, but that's 2 games. And for a time, the Jags are agreeing to play a game at Wembley (but that deal doesn't run for 10 years).

I'm sure they aren't thinking about pulling the IS. But I...
Forum: 2019 London Games 31.10.2018, 07:51 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 15,530
Posted By European Bob
We still have less than half the teams in the...

We still have less than half the teams in the league who have given up a home game - and that's including the Cardinals from Mexico 2005. Most of those who haven't already clearly don't want to and...
Forum: 2019 London Games 31.10.2018, 07:42 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 15,530
Posted By European Bob
Indeed. See Chargers last year.

Indeed. See Chargers last year.
Forum: 2019 London Games 30.10.2018, 10:54 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 15,530
Posted By European Bob
Do away teams get any say? I'm sure I read 2...

Do away teams get any say? I'm sure I read 2 years ago or so that the Packers were dead against going even as an away team so they might not want to go. The Ravens also suggested they wouldn't be...
Showing results 1 to 13 of 13

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT +0. The time now is 08:26 AM.