While the United States still officially has baseball as the national pastime, football has been wildly popular for decades. As many as 37% of U.S. adults say that football is their favorite sport to watch, by far the most for any sport. Catching your NFL team playing at home on TV is one thing, but going to see the game yourself in person is absolutely worth the experience. Here are just a few reasons you should check out some NFL packages or purchase some tickets to NFL games instead of just turning on the TV.
- The stadium atmosphere: You might be able to catch the major plays and keep score by watching a game on television, but attending NFL games in person is an entirely different experience. From the fans to the food to halftime and more, you get far more out of a game when attending it yourself.
- See your heroes live: If there's one player on your team who's been your idol for years, or you're a huge fan of the new rookie quarterback, you might have a chance to interact with them in person. Many athletes sign autographs for fans at games, and you simply can't get that from your living room sofa.
- Family bonding time: For some families, football is far more than just a sport. NFL games can bring families together and create strong memories, as well as being a great tradition for your kids to pick up on as they grow. Some families form the strongest bonds through not just playing sports together, but going to games as well.
- Represent your team: For some, going to NFL games in person is a matter of hometown pride. If you've ever been to a major sporting event, you already know that one person who comes in full fan gear and sometimes even becomes part of the game experience themselves. Going to an NFL game live gives you a chance to show your team loyalty and bond with other fans.
Football games are almost always better enjoyed live and in person than from your living room sofa. For more information or to plan for sports travel for you and your family, contact Great Atlantic Sports today.