The history of American football can be traced to early versions of rugby football
and ... Origins of American football .... The authorities held firm and it was a dozen
years before football was on...
Sep 25, 2013 ... Closely related to two English sports—rugby and soccer (or association football)
—gridiron football originated at universities in North America, ...
Thus pro football made its debut more than 100 years ago in comparatively
obscure ... The sport of American football itself was relatively new in 1892. Its
At the Massasoit convention, the first rules for American football were written.
Walter ... All three teams claimed the pro championship for the year, but the
The History of American Football ... The school's invention was even exported to
Canada. ... In the 1870s, colleges began to challenge each other to a game
which followed almost exactly the rules laid down in Rugby thirty years earlier.
May 14, 2014 ... Though American websites seldom, if ever, mention it, the origins of another ...
Although Americans went back to 15 players for a few years, an ...
Who created football, where & what year was soccer invented, country of ... Over
American Football since it wasn't invented until the 1800s. ;) FYI don't give me ...
American football is a distinct type of football that developed in the United States
in the ... American football was started in 1879 with rules instituted by Walter
Camp. ... 11 on a team instead of 15; created the quarter-back and center
Jul 27, 2015 ... When football first arrived in America, it resembled the rugby-style game played
in England. But with rule changes implemented in the late 19th ...
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Oct 18, 2011 ... American football came about by 2 rule changes, courtesy of Walter Camp, ... but
the APFL (American Professional Football League) which 2 years later became
the NFL. ... Football was actually invented by Dumbledore.