NFL, MLB: Who Really Runs The Show?


I want to close out this week with a question that was posed to me by the great authors of "Freakonomics," who frequently discuss the business of sports.

Their question to me, as well as to a host of sports biz insiders, was: "The perception is that Major League Baseball is a player's league and NFL is an owner's league. Is that true?

You can see my response along with the responses of Vince Gennaro, Andy Zimbalist and Stan Kasten here.

I'm interested in what you have to say on this topic, so send me a note to

For those who don't want to write, I will do a poll.

Questions? Comments?