Timeline: NFL Football
The NFL begins under the name American Professional Football Association.
The NFL holds its first annual draft of college players.
The first NFL game is televised.
1946 was an important year in the history of professional football, as that was the
year when the ...
Discover the stories and interesting history behind the birth of pro football here at
the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
The comprehensive and detailed history of Pro Football is available here from its
conception in the late 1800's to the record breaking 2000's.
On this day in History, Professional football is born on Aug 20, 1920. Learn more
about what happened today on History.
Sep 4, 2014 ... The National Football League today is a multi-billion-dollar enterprise, but its
origins as the American Professional Football Association were ...
Rutgers and Princeton played a college soccer football game, the first ever,
November 6. The game used modified London Football Association rules. During
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The Origins, History and Growth of College and Professional Football including
important milestones, growth and changes to the game.