The San Francisco Bay Area was awarded hosting rights to Super Bowl L in 2016, while Houston will host Super Bowl LI in 2017, commissioner Roger Goodell announced at the NFL's spring owners meetings in Boston on Tuesday.
Where the Super Bowl will celebrate a half-century of existence will be decided this week by NFL owners.
A general lack of interest in expanding the playoff field resulted in the owners declining to vote on the issue.
Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson reported to Houston's training facility ahead of the start of camp after spending the offseason away from the team.
From how realistic the NFL's new whistle-blower plan on concussions is to some positive news on Michael Vick, Len Pasquarelli covers it all in his Tip Sheet notes.
While the player conduct policy should headline the league meetings, the free-agent market won't be entirely relegated to back-burner status.
Among the hot topics at the owners spring meeting are replacing the commissioner and determining a stadium home in L.A.
There are other issues to discuss, but the search for a new commissioner will dominate this week's annual NFL meetings.
NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue concerned about lack of progress towards a new collective bargaining agreement.
Realignment, the salary cap and minority hirings are issues the NFL must address.