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History of American football

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

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

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

History of Football - Football History | Pro Football Hall of Fame ...

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NFL History by Decade - NFL.com

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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  ...

Top 10 Oldest NFL Teams - TheRichest

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Apr 19, 2014 ... In their early years they were one of football's most dominant teams, ... The 49ers were the first team in the four major sports leagues to play in the .... The Packers play in the smallest professional market of any of the major ...

The Pennsylvania Center for the Book - First Professional Football ...

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P. ennsylvania's infatuation with football is long-lived. Calling oneself a football fan and cheering for a favorite team in a game where players exhibit ...

The First Pro Football Player Wasn't Just First; He Was Also Great ...

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Nov 12, 2012 ... The first pro football game, played 120 years ago today between the ... he had been a stalwart blocker and tackler for an amazing team that ...

Origin of NFL Teams: 1922-Present | Quake City

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The National Football League (NFL) was formed in 1922 out of the American ... The Dallas Cowboys joined the NFL in 1960 as an expansion team. ... But weren' t they known as the American Professional Football Association (APFA) then? .... Sort of…the first Dallas Texans team that became the Baltimore Colts was part of  ...

First Professional Football Game (Allegheny) - ExplorePAHistory.com

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The Latrobe Athletic Association football team, 1897. Baseball had become so ... Within a few years, baseball had its first professional league. Football was a ...

History of Pro Football in Los Angeles - latimes

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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.

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What's the NFL's Oldest Team? - Live Science

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Aug 25, 2010 ... The Cardinals are the oldest professional football club in America. ... The team reached its first Super Bowl during the 2008 season, losing ...

Professional football is born - Aug 20, 1920 - HISTORY.com

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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,  ...

History of The Game Of Football Including The NFL and College ...

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While college football's history is defined by its dynasties, pro ... The Miami Dolphins became the first team to advance to ...