The history of the National Football League dates to 1920, when the league was
founded as ... The NFL was the first professional football league to successfully
establish a nationwide presence, afte...
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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design are registered trademarks of the National Football League.The team
Sep 4, 2014 ... As a new NFL season kicks off, look back at the league's inaugural 1920 ... By
1920, pro football remained thoroughly overshadowed by the ...
NFL & Pro Football League Encyclopedia. Season to Season League Statistical
Totals. NFL - National Football League (started 1922) · AFL - American Football ...
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 · '
The Pro Football Hall of Fame's archives, located inside the brand new Ralph
Wilson, Jr. Pro Football Research and Preservation Center, houses the world's ...
Sep 16, 2015 ... How do you rate an NFL team across decades of play? .... There are over 90
defunct franchises in pro football history, but only those that played ...
Jan 21, 2016 ... NFL major U.S. professional gridiron football organization, founded ... For a more
complete history of football and the NFL, see football, gridiron.
Professional Football Begins. Representatives of four Ohio football teams—the
Akron Pros, Canton Bulldogs, Cleveland Indians, and Dayton Triangles—meet in