The San Jose Rams Could Have Had A Nice Ring To It
The Rams' move from St. Louis to Los Angeles was a controversial one, but did it make the most financial sense?By Ryan Biek | January 17, 2016
In a controversial move, the St. Louis Rams are now the Los Angeles Rams. But perhaps a different Californian city would have made more financial sense.
Stan Kroenke and his team have the U.S.' second-largest city, yet that doesn't necessarily mean bigger profits from more LA eyeballs watching football on TV.
As FiveThirtyEight notes, NFL teams can't sell regional broadcasting rights.