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Statistics About The Average Nfl Game Length

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"The average time spent on a game telecast of the NFL in 1988 was about 3 hours and 7 minutes."

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"In 1990, NFL games lasted an average of about 3 hours and 10 minutes."

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"The average time taken for NFL games in 1995 was approximately 3 hours and 12 minutes."

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"By 2000, NFL games had increased in length to an average of 3 hours and 13 minutes."

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"The average NFL game was about 3 hours and 12 minutes in length in 2005."

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"The average length of an NFL game in 2017 was 3 hours and 8 minutes."

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"NFL games in 2018 were approximately 3 hours and 4 minutes in length on average."

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"Under new rules implemented in 2017, NFL game lengths were reduced by about five minutes from the previous average."

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"The average broadcast time for NFL games on Fox in 2015 was 3 hours and 1 minute."

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"For CBS broadcasts in 2015, NFL games averaged 3 hours and 8 minutes in length."

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"NFL Network games in 2015 were, on average, 3 hours and 10 minutes in duration."

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"The average broadcast time for NFL games on NBC in 2015 was around 3 hours and 13 minutes."

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"In 2015, NFL games on ESPN averaged 3 hours and 27 minutes in length."

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"NFL games were approximately 3 hours long in 1978, showing that game length has increased over time."

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"By 2018, the shortest NFL game, between the Titans and the Browns, lasted 2 hours and 31 minutes, while the longest – between the Chiefs and the Patriots - lasted a whopping 4 hours and 24 minutes."

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"3.5 hours or 210 minutes is the rough average length of an NFL game, accounting for broadcasts running over past the actual end of the game."

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"The average length of NFL games decreased by 5 minutes, on average, between the 2016 and 2017 seasons."

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