The American football was not invented by any one person. Rather, the football developed over time as the rules of the game evolved and manufacturing techniques...
Walter Camp, the Father of American Football, invented its rules in 1879.
The history of American football can be traced to early versions of rugby football
...... Four new bowl games were created: the Orange Bowl, Sugar Bowl, the Sun ...
Sep 25, 2013 ... Closely related to two English sports—rugby and soccer (or association football)
—gridiron football originated at universities in North America, ...
The sport of American football itself was relatively new in 1892. Its roots stemmed
from two sports, soccer and rugby, which had enjoyed long-time popularity in ...
Football (as well as rugby and soccer) are believed to have descended from ... in
the evolution from rugby-style play to the modern game of American football.
At the Massasoit convention, the first rules for American football were written.
Walter Camp, who would become known as the father of American football, first ...
The school's invention was even exported to Canada. ... into the modern version
of American Football under the influence of Walter Camp, head coach at Yale.
While the NCAA was created to be an arbiter of sports in general, Camp and the
American Football Rules Committee (which governed the sport of football) ...
Who created football, where & what year was soccer invented, country of origin,
... Americans, however, have their popular sport of gridiron or American football, ...