A football is a ball inflated with air that is used to play one of the various sports
known as .... The Australian football ball was invented by T. W. Sherrin in 1880,
after he was given a misshapen...
Sep 25, 2013 ... http://www.history.com/news/ask-history/who-invented-football ... team give up
the ball after failing to move down the field a specified yardage in ...
Invention & evolution of the soccer ball, first football ball in history, creator &
inventor, ancient, origin, creation, early, oldest footballs ever made.
Oct 5, 2012 ... Equally mysterious is the shape of the ball. If the sport evolved from soccer and
rugby, how and when did the football gain its distinct shape ...
Dec 30, 2013 ... “If I throw a spherical ball in the air, I know exactly where it's going,” says software
engineer Ryan Morse. “If you throw a football in the air and it ...
Wilson - infamous from flag football to NCAA College Football to the NFL. ... and
ball lasted as long as Wilson's partnership with the National Football League.
Many sites on the world wide web have information on the history of football or ...
Lindon also claimed to have invented the rugby ball but did not patent the idea.
As it turns out, the earliest form of the ball we now know as a football was more ...
So when rubber was invented in the mid-1800s, pig bladders took a back seat ...
American football is a distinct type of football that developed in the United States
in ... In 1823, Ellis was the first person noted for picking up the ball during the
soccer ... 11 on a team instead of 15; created the quarter-back and center
Football (as well as rugby and soccer) are believed to have descended from the
... when a player would cross a goal line by either kicking the ball, running with it