Originally Posted by Double Barrel
If anyone caught the A Football Life last week on the forward pass, you quickly come to realize that the NFL has been evolving for the past 100 years.
Current changes are merely a continuation of the process.
The NFL has never been more popular. So they are not going to go back in time, but rather they will continue to implement changes that cater to the growing popularity (regardless if we like it or not). And what is popular is the passing game and the star QBs, so the league is just doing what it has always done.
The NFL is not the NBA .... where stars are all that matter.