Who was the first sitting President to attend a regular season NFL game?

Who was the first sitting President to attend a regular season NFL game?

On November 16,1969, President Richard Nixon went to Robert F. Kennedy stadium to watch the Washington Redskins take on the Dallas Cowboys. Nixon had a relatively short and unremarkable career as a player, spending two years as a backup at the small Whittier College near Los Angeles. But he remained a fan the rest of his life, often visiting with college athletes and coaches while in office.

Theodore Roosevelt
John F. Kennedy
Richard Nixon
George W. Bush

The correct answer is Richard Nixon.

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