Continuing Protests Likely to Hit NFL Hard
Monday, August 20, 2018
Nearly one-in-four regular watchers of the National Football League say the threat of continuing on-the-field protests may make them turn off pro football this year.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 32% of all American Adults now say they are less likely to watch NFL games in the coming season if the on-field player protests continue. This shows little change from the past two years. (To see question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted on August 14-15, 2018 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.
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