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Walter Camp, the Father of American Football, invented its rules in 1879.

History of American football - Wikipedia

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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 ...

Who invented football? - Ask History

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Sep 25, 2013 ... The University of Detroit Stadium hosted the first broadcasted Thanksgiving Day football game in 1934, pitting the Detroit Lions against the ...

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

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Early-day pro football historians agreed that a 16-year-old quarterback from Indiana College in Pennsylvania, John Brallier, had become the first pro football  ...

After 150 years the truth: Scotland invented football | The Independent

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Aug 10, 2013 ... After 150 years the truth: Scotland invented football. As Wembley prepares to host the Auld Enemy once again with a friendly for the FA's ...

Who invented football? | Reference.com

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Yale University coach Walter Camp invented the rules of football. Camp is considered the "father of American football." The game, started in 1879, is derived ...

Who invented football | Soccer history, year & country of origin, start

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Jun 19, 2014 ... Who created football, where & what year was soccer invented, country of origin, history, discovery, creator, inventor of the game.

Did China invent football? - BBC News - BBC.com

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Jan 26, 2016 ... England has had few football highlights since Wembley 1966, but we have always comforted ourselves that we invented the game that is now ...

Who Invented American Football? - Scoreboards

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Apr 30, 2009 ... American football has its origins in a soccer-like game that developed in the middle of the nineteenth century; McGill University of Canada ...

How Canada created American football, (May 14 1874)

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May 14, 2014 ... While Canadian James Naismith invented basketball, American “football” developed as a result of a rugby game against a squad from ...