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NFL Introducing New In-Stadium Enhancements To Keep Fans Buying Seats

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DETROIT - DECEMBER 12: People enter Ford Field prior to the start of the game between the Green Bay Packers and the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on December 12, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan. Ford Field will host the NFL football game between the New York Giants and the Minnesota Vikings on Monday December 13 after a blizzard dumped more than 20 inches of snow in parts of the Midwest causing the inflatable roof to collapse under the weight of snow at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome, Mall of America Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. . (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

DETROIT – DECEMBER 12: People enter Ford Field prior to the start of the game between the Green Bay Packers and the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on December 12, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan. Ford Field will host the NFL football game between the New York Giants and the Minnesota Vikings on Monday December 13 after a blizzard dumped more than 20 inches of snow in parts of the Midwest causing the inflatable roof to collapse under the weight of snow at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome, Mall of America Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. . (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

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Earlier this month, the NFL announced that the “All-22″ coaches film would be available to fans for the low, low coast of $70 per season. Some media folks think it’s a bad move by the league because it could lead to even more second-guessing from fans (is that possible?). The reality is closer to what CBSSports.com’s Will Brinson wrote recently: “When people stop complaining and questioning football decisions, that’s when the league will have a problem, because there won’t be any interest in the game.”

Plus, as NFL Films’ Greg Cosell pointed out, just because fans have access to the same information as players, coaches and talent evaluators, it doesn’t mean they’ll suddenly know what to do with it.

 

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