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Are you ready for some (fan-controlled) football?

Oct 16, 2019 - Washington Post Blogs

The longer Marshawn Lynch sat stone-faced, the more anxious Patrick Dees became. It was November, and Dees, an entrepreneur from Los Angeles, had come to Las Vegas to pitch Lynch, a National Football League star, on his start-up: the Fan Controlled Football League. The concept was both simple and revolutionary: Through online voting and a mobile app, fans would choose team nicknames, pick coaches, draft players and even call plays - in real time, during games.

Dees, the FCFL's chief gaming...