PBS NewsHour

NFL ratings drop in a tumultuous year for football. Why?

Clip: 11/24/2017 | 7m 6s

The NFL has been mired in controversy this season, from player protests over police mistreatment of African Americans and the reaction from President Trump, to continuing concussion concerns and a civil war between two of the league's most powerful people. Jeffrey Brown talks to Seth Wickersham of ESPN about why the sport is struggling to find its footing.

Aired: 11/24/17

Rating: NR

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