The US town which is fanatical about football

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It may not enjoy as high a profile as baseball or basketball, but in this town in Portland, Oregon at least, football has some of the most committed fans in the US.

Their local team, the Portland Timbers, has spent most of the 2012 season near the bottom of the US professional league - but if anything, that just makes their supporters shout louder.

Luis Fajardo reports.

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