The NFL was formed in 1920 as the American Professional Football Association (
APFA) before renaming itself the National Football League for the 1923 season ...
Jan 1, 2005 ... First known as the American Professional Football Association (APFA) and later
renamed the NFL in 1922, the league's first president was Jim ...
Chris O'Brien formed a neighborhood team, which played under the name the
Morgan Athletic Club, on the south side of Chicago. The team later became ...
The National Football League (NFL) was formed in 1922 out of the American
Professional Football Association (APFA), which was founded in 1920.
Sep 4, 2014 ... As a new NFL season kicks off, look back at the league's inaugural 1920 ...
withdrawal of Massillon before the league even officially formed.
Jun 21, 2012 ... THE ORIGINAL 14 NFL TEAMS WHERE ARE THEY NOW? In 1920, the
American Professional Football Association was founded during a ...
The NFL was founded in 1920, a league that was a progression from the
semiprofessional clubs that had sprung up in the working-class towns of the
Aug 25, 2010 ... The NFL's oldest franchise actually predates the official formation of the league,
as it is known today.
The National Football League, originally founded in 1920 as the American
Professional ... The NFL reduced play by company- and community-owned teams