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Football notes

It's 16 going on 17 - or 18

Lengthening season now seems inevitable

ROBERT KRAFTRevenue is there ROBERT KRAFTRevenue is there
By Mike Reiss
Globe Staff / August 17, 2008

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The NFL adopted the 16-game regular season in 1978, but a combination of factors is likely to lead to a change - and it could be coming quicker than many are anticipating. (Full article: 2254 words)

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