5 Reasons a Los Angeles NFL Team Will Succeed (and 4 Reasons It Won’t)

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The Oscars are this weekend, which means, once again, that all eyes turn to LA. It’s the undisputed capital of the entertainment industry, but it’s got a checkered past as a sports town. Those two facts are probably not a coincidence. LA is a big city with great weather and a lot going on. But does that make it more likely they could support a Los Angeles NFL team? A Los Angeles NFL team has came and went on several occasions, and while they haven’t been able to keep a team, it’s not like the teams went down in flames.

So does LA deserve an NFL team? Eh, it’s complicated. So let’s split up our discussion into 5 reasons for LA getting an NFL team and 4 reasons against it.

(Full disclosure: The author lives in LA and wants a Los Angeles NFL team so he can stop rooting for a team owned by Jerry Jones.)

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