The history of American football can be traced to early versions of rugby football
and association football. Both games have their origin in varieties of football ...
Football (as well as rugby and soccer) are believed to have descended from the
ancient Greek game of harpaston. Harpaston is mentioned frequently in ...
The comprehensive and detailed history of Pro Football is available here from its
conception in the late 1800's to the record breaking 2000's.
The contemporary history of the world's favourite game spans more than 100
years. It all began in 1863 in England, when rugby football and association
Discover the stories and interesting history behind the birth of pro football here at
the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
For all the evidence of early ball sports played elsewhere in the world, the
evolution of football as we know it today took place in Britain. The game that
Rutgers and Princeton played a college soccer football game, the first ever,
November 6. The game used modified London Football Association rules. During
Football (or soccer as the game is called in some parts of the world) has a long
history. Football in its current form arose in England in the middle of the 19th ...
Sep 4, 2014 ... As a new season kicks off, look back at the National Football League's humble
origins in an Ohio auto dealership and its inaugural 1920 ...
Sep 25, 2013 ... The sport we in the United States know as football is more properly called
gridiron football, for the vertical yard lines that mark the fiel...