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 ...
Football History. 1869-1939; 1940-1959; 1960-1979; 1980 to 1999; 2000 to
present. 1869-1939s. 1869-1939. From Rugby to Wrigley. '1869 · '1876 · '1892 · '
The sport we in the United States know as football is more properly called
gridiron football, for the vertical yard lines ... September 25, 2013 By History.com
Derived from the English game of rugby, American football was started in 1879
with rules instituted by Walter Camp, player and coach at Yale University.
This bit of information may be painful to the macho among us, but the history of
football in America - at least of the game we recognize today - begins with the Ivy
The Origins, History and Growth of College and Professional Football including
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Mar 23, 2015 ... Football History —Just What Sport are We Talking About Anyway? Mention the
term “football” and depending on just where you are one of two ...
Mar 27, 2016 ... With the Euros and Copa America set to kick off in two months, Miguel Delaney
looks back at the 10 greatest tournaments in football history.