Toplines - NFL Injuries - January 5 and 8-9, 2023
National Survey of 1,000
Conducted January 5 and 8-9, 2023
By Rasmussen Reports
1* In a typical week, how often do you follow professional football on television, in person, on the radio or online – rarely or never, occasionally, once a week, or more than once a week?
33% Rarely or never
18% Once a week
17% More than once a week
6% Not sure
2* Do you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable, or very unfavorable impression of NFL commissioner Roger Goodell?
7% Very favorable
18% Somewhat favorable
22% Somewhat unfavorable
15% Very unfavorable
37% Not sure
3* Which is closer to your belief, that the NFL should do more to protect players from serious injuries, or that the NFL is already doing enough to protect players?
44% The NFL should do more to protect players from serious injuries
37% The NFL is already doing enough to protect players
20% Not sure
4* The “Monday Night Football” game was postponed after Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin suffered a serious injury. How would you rate the way the NFL handled this situation?
13% Not sure
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence