More bad news for the NFL.
According to a new Fox News poll, the NFL is now only ~18% more popular than Trump.
Both Trump and the NFL have suffered precipitous declines in popularity since their peak in 2005.
Gallup poll 2005
In the intervening years, the NFL has dropped 13 net points in popularity– which is almost half as much as Trump over the same time period.
|2005||Oct. 2017||Net Change since 2005|
|NFL net approval||+18||+5||-13|
|Trump net approval||+12||-15||-27|