NFL Season Could Expand By One Week, Leading to 17-Regular Season Games

Could we see a longer NFL season?

The league has pushed for 18 regular season games and the players union say ‘No.’

Now, though, it seems a 17-game season may be the middle ground. The league would take away one pre-season game in order to make room.

The only thing the player’s union asked for was either an additional bye week or expanding the teams’ roosters.

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