Issue 80 – Digital



The INNOVATION edition

The football world is constantly evolving and issue 80 of Gridiron magazine takes its annual look at developments on and off the field:

  • Ty Dunne examines what the first round drafting of Bijan Robinson means, not just for Atlanta, but the running back position as a whole.
  • Mike Carlson evaluates the merits of Deion Sanders’ claim that the Pro Football Hall of Fame needs a ‘elite wing’.
  • Simon Clancy details how the latest court appearance for college football could impact the entire NCAA sporting landscape
  • Nicholas McGee asks whether QB-needy teams should use a high draft pick or look further down a stacked class of 2024.
  • Melissa Jacobs’ Afterlife profiles former NFL players, such as Heath Shuler , who have been lured into the world of politics.
  • Rachael Hearn returns a year on from investigating the NFL’s concussion issue to see what, if anything, has changed.
  • Neil Dutton explores the latest technological advances that could impact the game for its biggest stakeholder: the fans.
  • PLUS 
  • Will the NFL ever expand overseas?

Issue 80 is out now to download in digital format.