“When placed in command—take charge.”
Professional football is indeed a brutal sport, but lest we forget, it is a business. Business in our free enterprise system can also be brutal, with companies fighting fiercely for market share. They do it with a vengeance to drive the competition out of business. NFL teams also go all out to dominate the competition, but never with the intent of putting anyone out of business. NFL franchises need competition to stay in business!
To assure the well-being of its 32 franchises, the NFL places limitations on the total sum of money each team can pay its players. In addition to these salary caps, the draft system favors teams with the poorest records, giving them preference ...