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Roger Goodell anticipates expanded NFL playoff field for 2015 season
Roger Goodell anticipates expanded NFL playoff field for 2015 season

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said Tuesday that he anticipates the playoff field expanding from 12 to 14 teams, beginning in the 2015 season. "I do believe it will be approved for the 2015 season," Goodell said at the league meetings in Atlanta. "We want to see how it will impact in a positive way from a competitive standpoint. Will it create more excitement, more races towards the end? Who will ultimately qualify for the playoffs? "We also want to absorb the additional inventory into the marketplace from an advertising standpoint. So far we see positive signs in the marketplace. That is how we are going to approach it." Playoff expansion means there would...

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