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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_American_football

The first known professional football league, ... The first professional indoor game came on ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_National_Football_League

The National Football League (NFL) was founded in 1920 as the American Professional Football Association (APFA) with ten teams from four ... The NFL was the first professional football league to successfully establish a nationwide presence, ...

www.profootballhof.com/football-history/birth-of-pro-football

It was the day that the Allegheny Athletic Association football team defeated the Pittsburgh ... William (Pudge) Heffelfinger, the first professional football player.

www.nfl.com/history/chronology/1869-1910

Rutgers and Princeton played a college soccer football game, the first ever, ... The first World Series of pro football, actually a five-team tournament, was played  ...

visual.ly/community/infographic/sports/original-14-nfl-teams

They played only in the first year of the NFL (1920) and, because of this, have the distinction ... It was a professional football team in the NFL for the 1931 season.

www.history.com/this-day-in-history/professional-football-is-born

Professional football first proved itself a viable spectator sport in the 1910s with the establishment of The Ohio League. Canton, the premiere team in the league,  ...

www.thepeoplehistory.com/footballhistory.html

The Origins, History and Growth of College and Professional Football including ... A year later, the Rams became the first pro football team to broadcast all of its ...

ftw.usatoday.com/2014/02/jen-welter-becomes-first-woman-to-play-in-mens-pro-football-league-at-non-kicking-position

Feb 16, 2014 ... Jen Welter becomes first woman to play in men's pro football league in ... The team held a press conference for Welter after announcing they ...

www.laalmanac.com/sports/sp02.php

Team, Period of Play in/for Los Angeles, League. Los Angeles Buccaneers, 1926 , National Football League. Los Angeles Wildcats, 1926, American Football ...

articles.latimes.com/1999/mar/17/sports/sp-18189

Mar 17, 1999 ... For one season, Los Angeles has two pro football teams--the NFL ... 'Dogs the first "major league" sports team to actually play in Los Angeles.