Just because a city in the United States has a professional football, team does not mean that the team actually needs to be there. For reasons such as overcrowding, bad areas for professional sports, or just poor teams, some NFL markets do not deserve a professional football team. The following is my list of five states or cities that do not deserve to have a NFL team.
Florida has been the backdrop for many college and professional football games however, why the NFL feels the need to have three teams in the state is beyond reason. Including the NFL there are nine professional sports teams in the state. Even in a big state or strong economy, having enough fans to support nine teams is difficult. Additionally, Jacksonville and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have dealt with multiple blackouts, due to not selling out games.
Out of the three professional football teams in Florida, Jacksonville has been the least successful. The team has reached the playoffs only twice following the 1...