NFL

LOS ANGELES -- Training athletes used to be pretty simple. All you really needed was a stopwatch, a whistle and a clipboard. Nowadays, the NFL is blurring the lines between men and machine. Ted Rath is the conditioning coach for...
Football is getting smarter. As scientific advances and inventions push humankind towards an increasingly digital future, the pace at which the NFL, its teams, and its players are embracing technology is quickening. “Right now we’re witnessing this explosion of...
It was a scene almost designed to show the folly of the N.F.L.’s first-down measurement system. Late in the fourth quarter of the game between the Dallas Cowboys and the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, Dak Prescott barreled into his offensive...
In the NFL, balancing technology with tradition. Each week, millions of people watch NFL games on their televisions or in person. Increasingly, they also follow the action on a second or even a third screen. Smartphones, tablets and computers let...
The NFL’s San Francisco 49ers and the English Premier League’s Chelsea Football Club are partnering through their community-focused subsidiaries to bring STEAM education to London next month. The free, two-day clinic for 10- and 11-year-old children will take place on...