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 ...
Football (as well as rugby and soccer) are believed to have descended from the
ancient Greek game of harpaston. Harpaston is mentioned frequently in ...
Football History. 1869-1939; 1940-1959; 1960-1979; 1980 to 1999; 2000 to
present. 1869-1939s. 1869-1939. From Rugby to Wrigley. '1869 · '1876 · '1892 · '
It may come as a surprise to many, but football has a long and interesting history;
sources suggest that the sport was first introduced in England as early as 1170 ...
Mar 23, 2015 ... Football History —Just What Sport are We Talking About Anyway? Mention the
term “football” and depending on just where you are one of two ...
This bit of information may be painful to the macho among us, but the history of
football in America - at least of the game we recognize today - begins with the Ivy
The Origins, History and Growth of College and Professional Football including
important milestones, growth and changes to the game.
Soccer's obscure origin is ironic considering its popularity today. Historians tried
to trace the individual who began the history of football but soccer's ancient ...
Jan 23, 2015 ... Football is considered America's favorite sport. Families gather to watch games.
Kids as young as five play in organized leagues. Football ...
The contemporary history of the world's favorite game spans more than 100 years
. ... and to which the historical development of football has been traced back.