The NFL is America's No. 1 sport. Portland is the country's largest metropolitan area with only one of the big three major league sports franchises. The Raiders are unhappy in Oakland, and NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has talked expanding to 34 teams. After near misses in Portland with the Delta Dome and folding USFL isn't it time Oregon finally landed an NFL team of its own to love?
While a publicly funded stadium comes at a significant cost, isn't it time the state of Oregon explored exactly what those costs and benefits might be? Sign the petition.
"Why not us? Why not now?"
NFL to Oregon
Portland is the largest market in America that has only one Major League sports franchise. See the Nielsen market-size rankings.
Tualatin Mayor says he's listening if the Oakland Raiders want to talk relocation to Oregon. Read it.
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