New Pro Football League Headed By Ed McCaffrey Just Might Work

Curtis Rush, Forbes – Feb. 13, 2019
It seems that every few weeks, or every month, a new football league is ready to set up shop, and it's easy to lose track. Among the newcomers is the Alliance of American Football and the Freedom Football League.

But there is one new league that has an intriguing business plan, and it just may work. It's the Pacific Pro Football League, and it's being run by former Denver Broncos wide receiver Ed McCaffrey and founder Don Yee, who is the agent for New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady.

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What exactly is the Pacific Pro Football? (For those unwilling to click through and read the backstory) Pacific Pro Football is an alternative for players who might typically go to Alabama or the SEC power conferences. The age group of players will go straight from high school to the Pacific Pro where they will compete utilizing safer rules that will be then considered by the NFL. The athletes will also be paid, which is the most important aspect. They will be enrolled in college courses. If you are familiar with IMG the Pacific Pro will be a more corporatized version.


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