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SBD/September 7, 2012/NFL Season Preview
Fantasy Football Participation This Year Exceeding Typical Growth Patterns
Published September 7, 2012
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MOBILE HOME: Mobile technology also has played a major role in the growth, as a wide variety of smartphone and tablet apps have significantly expanded how, where and when users play. ESPN's new iPad application for fantasy football last night ranked No. 2 among all free apps on iTunes, and previously held the top overall spot. "This really mirrors what's going on with the league generally," Berry said. "I don't think the growth of the NFL has stopped, and everybody who follows the NFL is a potential fantasy player."