NFL Dabbles With NFT Ticket Collectibles on Polygon


The NFL is experimenting with non-fungible tokens (NFTs).

The league stated it’s pairing tickets bought at choose video games with “Virtual Commemorative Tickets” despatched as NFTs to eligible Ticketmaster wallets, in line with a press release.

The league additionally launched its first batch of commemorative NFTs by means of Ticketmaster and Polygon on Thursday, which embody 125 totally different collectibles for every of the league’s 32 groups.

A supply with the league advised CoinDesk that the NFL is “experimenting and trying different things to gauge consumer reaction.”

The NFL partnered with Dapper Labs in September with plans to create its personal NFT collectible market on the Flow blockchain, much like the corporate’s NBA Top Shot product. The market is anticipated to be launched in the course of the present NFL common season, which wraps on Jan. 9.