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And while the average viewing age of traditional sports is getting older, esports fans are younger. The age of the average professional baseball and football viewer increased four years from 2006 to 2016, while hockey viewers jumped seven years, according to Magna Global. The average MLB viewer is 57; NFL is 50, and NHL is 49.
“While Congressman Bishop has been in Congress, he has sent kids on missions and had them return, attended funerals and celebratedanniversaries with his wife. Representing the people of the first congressional district is incrediblyimportant to Congressman Bishop and, of course, so is his family. Additionally, not all votes are equal.