As of 2014, there are approximately 1,696 players in the United States' National Football League (NFL) and 265,000,000 players in the World Football League. The total number of active players per season varies depending ... More »

According to the findings of FIFA's 2006 "Big Count," approximately 265 million people play football, along with five million referees and officials. The total number of 270 million people who are actively involved in th... More »

According to FIBA, it is estimated that at least 450 million people play basketball worldwide, ranging from licensed players to amateurs. The game of basketball is one of the fastest-growing sports in the world, and in A... More »

In addition to the National Football League, there are three additional major professional football leagues worldwide: the Arena Football League, Canadian Football League and United Football League. In addition, there ar... More »

On average, National Football League players make around 24 times more money than Canadian Football League players, according to official 2013 salary statistics. The average CFL salary is $80,000 per year, while the aver... More » Sports & Active Lifestyle Classic Sports Soccer/Football

As of 2015, nine different players have scored goals for at least six different teams in the English Premier League. The standouts include: Andy Cole, Nick Barmby, Les Ferdinand, Robbie Keane, Marcus Bent and Darren Bent... More »

The official ESPN website provides football standings for the NFL, AFC and college football for 2014. The lists display the wins, losses, ties, home and road records, and other statistics. More » Sports & Active Lifestyle Classic Sports Soccer/Football