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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_American_football

The history of American football can be traced to early versions of rugby football and ...... Four new bowl games were created: the Orange Bowl, Sugar Bowl, the Sun Bowl in 1935, and the Cotton Bowl in 1937. In lieu of an actual national ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Early_history_of_American_football

The early history of American football can be traced to early versions of rugby football and ..... "By the invention of nose armor football players who have been hitherto barred from the field because of broken or weak noses are now able to thrust ...

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The sport of American football itself was relatively new in 1892. Its roots stemmed from two sports, soccer and rugby, which had enjoyed long-time popularity in ...

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Sep 25, 2013 ... Closely related to two English sports—rugby and soccer (or association football) —gridiron football originated at universities in North America, ...

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Who Invented American Football. American football has its origins in a soccer- like game that developed in the middle of the nineteenth century; McGill University ...

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Football (as well as rugby and soccer) are believed to have descended from the ... The game soon went trans-Atlantic to America and landed on fertile soil.

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While the NCAA was created to be an arbiter of sports in general, Camp and the American Football Rules Committee (which governed the sport of football) ...

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Sep 8, 2010 ... Every coach of American-style football preaches it, but few players learn: If there is a fumble and the ball is loose on the field, don't try to pick it ...

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

At the Massasoit convention, the first rules for American football were written. Walter Camp, who would become known as the father of American football, first ...