Top popular sports in the USA (updated until 2020)

The USA is well known as home of some famous sports such as American football, basketball or ice hockey. Besides these sports, there are other popular sports in this nation.

As life style of the American, they prefer to play sports in daily life to increase benefits for health. They also consider sports as an important industry to earn more profits.

In this article, we collect top popular sports in the USA which has been updated until early months in 2020. Following the ranking, you can imagine about overall sport picture of the most modern country in the world.

1/ American Football

American Football also stands for NFL which is considered as the most popular sport in America. People of the USA not only watch football at their homes, furthermore, they go to the stadium to watch live. This style makes deeply impressive for football fans in other nations. It is a major reason why NFL is a favorite sport at there.

Until now, NFL leagues are under control by the American football federation. According to report, NFL has been grown the most at southern of the USA like Florida, California or Texas.

Due to attraction of fame and success in NFL, this sport attracts many talented players with dreams to become professions. Estimated that NFL have dominated a huge number of the highest-paid footballer in the world.

2/ Baseball

As the research, baseball is the 2nd most popular sport in the USA as well 7th ranking in the world. Actually, this sport has wide variety of benefits for health and spirit, so it is encouraged to play daily.

It is considered as a pastime sport in the USA. There are 2 kinds of baseball competitions: minor and major baseball leagues.

The popularity of baseball could touch the top height in the world.