Originally written on Sports-Glory  |  Last updated 8/3/12

The NFL will not follow the NBA in putting advertisements on jerseys, according to the Detroit Free Press.

On Thursday, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said during a visit with the Detroit Lions that the league is not considering advertisements on uniforms.

"It’s not something that’s actively being considered in the NFL," Goodell said while visiting Lions training camp. "We like the look that we have on the field. We have a very limited number of partners on our field in general, much less on the uniform, and we think that’s right for the NFL." 

The NBA announced last month that it would likely add a small patch to its jerseys for advertisements.  The NBA deputy commissioner Adam Silver says, "our 30 teams could generate in total $100 million by selling [a] patch on jerseys, per season."

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