Connect with us


NFL Makes Major Announcement Regarding 2021 Attendance Policies

But will it matter to the already-jaded fanbase?

Over the last several seasons, the National Football League has fallen from grace in a big way.

First and foremost, the league saw a mass exodus of fans due to the widespread protests that occurred over several seasons, beginning with Colin Kaepernick’s infamous “kneeling” demonstration which took place during the National Anthem.

Then, just as football fans began to come back to the game, America found herself in the grips of the coronavirus pandemic, forcing the league to cut attendance in huge amounts.  Some stadiums allowed zero fans at all, while others worked in greatly diminished capacities.

Trending: YouTube removes video of Google exec admitting to election meddling

Now, as vaccine distribution continues at full steam ahead, the league’s head honcho is showing some optimism.

take our poll - story continues below

Did SCOTUS make the right decision on medical mandates for large businesses? (1)

  • Did SCOTUS make the right decision on medical mandates for large businesses?  

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Completing this poll grants you access to Liberty Hub updates free of charge. You may opt out at anytime. You also agree to this site's Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says that he expects stadiums to return to full capacity for the coming 2021 season.

In comments reported by NBC’s Pro Football Talk, Goddell said the league expects to “Welcome back fans across the country at all NFL stadiums.”

“All of us in the NFL want to see every one of our fans back,” Goodell added. “Football is simply not the same without the fans, and we expect to have full stadiums in the 2021 season.”

NBC notes that in-person attendance during the NFL’s 2020 season was a mere 1.2 million fans. By contrast, in 2019, 16 million fans attended games.

Dr. Anthony Fauci also seemed to believe that the NFL could reopen their stadiums to full capacity sometime in 2021, but, after all of the trouble that the league has faced over these last several years, there’s no telling whether or not this means that fans will actually fill the stands.

Become an insider!

Sign up for our free email newsletter, and we'll make sure to keep you in the loop.

You Might Like

Join the conversation!

We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, profanity, vulgarity, doxing, or discourteous behavior. If a comment is spam, instead of replying to it, please mark it as spam. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain fruitful conversation.

You Might Like

Navy Makes Stunning Confession Regarding UFO Footage


Andrew Cuomo Scandals Having Major Impact on Brother’s Ratings


Nancy Pelosi Nancy Pelosi

Pelosi Pounces, Makes Mockery of ‘The Squad’ in New Book


World Rages as Japan Plans to Dump Fukushima Water into Ocean