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History of American football - Wikipedia

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Tied after 60 minutes of play, it became the first NFL game to go into sudden death overtime. The final ...

Birth of Pro Football | Pro Football Hall of Fame Official Site

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On November 6, 1869, Rutgers and Princeton played what was billed as the first college football game. However, it wasn't until the 1880s that a great rugby ...

College football history: Here's when the 1st game was played ...

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Nov 6, 2015 ... On this day 146 years ago, New Jerseys and Rutgers faced off in what is considered to be the first American football game ever played.

History of Football

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The other schools moved ahead refining their rules and eventually their game became known as "association football" – or soccer, which was played back then  ...

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Oct 25, 2014 ... Played on November 14th, New Haven, CT. The undefeated Princeton Tigers traveled to Yale Field to try and take back the unofficial National ...

NFL History by Decade - NFL.com

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Rutgers and Princeton played a college soccer football game, the first ever, November 6. The game used modified London Football Association rules. During the ...

First Professional Football Game - The Pennsylvania Center for the ...

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The event marked southwest Pennsylvania's first official game of football. ... Players played for their dedication and love of the game, and playing for pay was  ...

Who invented football? - Ask History

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Sep 25, 2013 ... In 1875, Harvard and Yale played their first intercollegiate match, and ... for the transition from this rugby-like game to the sport of football we ...

THIS DATE IN HISTORY: First football game was May 14, 1874 ...

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May 14, 2012 ... The two-game series, played at Cambridge, Mass., May 14 and 15, 1874, were the first formal games of North American-style football.

History of The Game Of Football Including The NFL and College ...

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It what is commonly billed as the first college football game, Princeton and Rutgers played each other on November 6, 1869 at Rutgers in New Brunswick, New ...