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American football
American football, referred to as football in the United States and Canada, and also known as "gridiron football" or simply "gridiron", is a sport played
May 23rd 2017

History of American football
The history of American football can be traced to early versions of rugby football and association football. Both games have their origin in varieties
May 23rd 2017

List of American and Canadian football leagues
American football and Canadian football. Professional outdoor leagues: National Football League, 1920– Originally American Professional Football
May 16th 2017

American Association (American football)
American-Association">The American Association (AA) was a professional American football league based in New-York-CityNew York City. Founded in 1936 as a minor league with teams in New
Feb 21st 2017

American Football League
American-Football-League">The American Football League (AFL) was a major professional American football league that operated from 1960 until 1969, when it merged with the National
May 2nd 2017

Comparison of American and Canadian football
yards (91.4 by 48.8 m) as in American football. The end zones in Canadian football are 10 yards deeper than American football end zones as the CFL uses 20-yard
May 16th 2017

American Football Association of Germany
American-Football-Association">The American Football Association of GermanyGermany (German: American-Football-Verband-DeutschlandAmerican Football Verband Deutschland) is the governing body of the sport of American football in
Sep 21st 2016

Association football in American Samoa
both its small population base and the overwhelming popularity of American football, basketball and baseball in the islands. In fact, it holds the distinction
Feb 20th 2017

American Football League (1936)
American-Football-League">The American Football League (AFL) was a professional American football league that operated in 1936 and 1937. The AFL operated in direct competition
Oct 9th 2016

American Football League (1940)
American Football League, also known retrospectively as the AFL III to distinguish it from earlier organizations of that name, was a major professional
May 17th 2017

College Football All-America Team
Football All-America Team is an honor given annually to the best American college football players at their respective positions. The original usage of the
May 17th 2017

American Football Association (1978–83)
soccer body of 1884, see American-Football-AssociationAmerican Football Association. The American-Football-AssociationAmerican Football Association (AFA) was a professional American football league that operated
Jul 16th 2016

Tom Keating (American football)
Thomas Arthur Keating (September 2, 1942 – August 31, 2012) was an American football player who played at the defensive tackle position. He played college
Mar 21st 2017

American Indoor Football
American Indoor Football (AIF) was a professional indoor football league, one of the several regional professional indoor football leagues in North America
Apr 25th 2017

American football strategy
American football strategy concerns the deployment of offensive, defensive, and special teams players and the execution of plays in American football
Mar 9th 2017

Women's American football
Women's gridiron football, more commonly known as women's American football, women's Canadian football, or simply women's football, is a form of gridiron
Apr 10th 2017

American football in Australia
American football, known locally as "gridiron", is a participation and spectator sport in Australia. The sport is governed by Gridiron Australia, a member
May 5th 2017

American Samoa national football team
Retrieved November 24, 2011.  Lee, Ben (November 24, 2011). "American Samoa football team celebrate first win in 18 years". Digital Spy. Retrieved November
May 24th 2017

Football Federation American Samoa
for the national body since 2005. Previously its name was the American Samoa Football Association. Godinet headed off four other candidates in the race
Jun 27th 2016

Jim Parker (American football)
James Thomas Parker (April 3, 1934 – July 18, 2005) was an American football player. He played college football at Ohio State University from 1954 to
Apr 22nd 2017

Health issues in American football
in American football comprise a large number of health risks associated with participating in the sport. Injuries are relatively common in American football
May 1st 2017

Gridiron football
American North American football, is a form of football primarily played in the United States and Canada. The predominant forms of gridiron football are American football
May 24th 2017

Germany national American football team
Germany The Germany national American football team, nicknamed the Men in Black is the official American football senior national team of Germany. They are organized
Oct 6th 2015

Black players in professional American football
professional American football depend on the professional football league considered, which includes the National Football League (NFL); the American Football League
Apr 27th 2017

American football in the United States
American football is the most popular sport in the United States. The National Football League has the highest average attendance of any sports league
May 4th 2017

History of American football positions
American football positions have slowly evolved over the history of American football. From its origins in early rugby football to the modern game, the
May 4th 2017

College football
College football is American football played by teams of student athletes fielded by American universities, colleges, and military academies, or Canadian
Apr 30th 2017

Glossary of American football
The following terms are used in American football, both conventional and indoor. Some of these terms are also in use in Canadian football; for a list
May 12th 2017

American football (disambiguation)
American football, popularly called football in the United States, is a type of gridiron football. American football may also refer to: In sports: Football
Mar 27th 2017

Marc Wilson (American football)
Marc Douglas Wilson (born February 15, 1957) is a former American college and professional football player who was a quarterback in the National Football
Apr 25th 2017

Charles White (American football)
Charles Raymond White (born January 22, 1958) is a former professional American football player who was a running back in the National Football League (NFL)
May 2nd 2017

Japan national American football team
national American football team represents Japan in international American football competitions. The team is controlled by the Japan American Football Association
Apr 25th 2017

All-America Football Conference
The All-America Football Conference (AAFC) was a professional American football league that challenged the established National Football League (NFL)
May 1st 2017

George Webster (American football)
Illustrated's NCAA football all-century team. After being selected by the American Football League's Houston Oilers as the fifth player overall in the first round
Aug 23rd 2016

American Football (band)
American-FootballAmerican Football is an American indie rock band from Champaign-Urbana, Illinois, originally active from 1997 until 2000 and reunited in 2014. Guitarist/bassist
May 22nd 2017

Official (American football)
In American football, an official is a person who has responsibility in enforcing the rules and maintaining the order of the game. During professional
May 21st 2017

Halfback (American football)
A halfback (HB) is an offensive position in American football, whose duties involve lining up in the backfield and carrying the ball on most rushing plays
May 24th 2017

American football on Thanksgiving
American football is one of the many traditions in American culture that is associated with Thanksgiving Day. Virtually every level of football, from
May 8th 2017

List of female American football players
following is a list of notable female American football players who have either played for predominantly men's American football teams at the youth, high school
May 21st 2017

American Football (2016 album)
American-FootballAmerican Football is the second studio album by American rock band American-FootballAmerican Football. The album was released on October 21, 2016 through Polyvinyl. Following
Mar 11th 2017

Comparison of American football and rugby union
A comparison of American football and rugby union is possible because of the games' shared origins, despite their dissimilarities. In the
May 4th 2017

American Football Conference
American-Football-Conference">The American Football Conference (AFC) is one of the two conferences of the National Football League (NFL), the highest professional level of American football
Apr 28th 2017

Ed Cooke (American football)
Not to be confused with Ed Cook (American football). Edward Grey Cooke (born May 3, 1935) is a retired American football defensive end and linebacker who
Mar 20th 2017

South American Under-17 Football Championship
World Cup South American Under-15 Football Championship South American Youth Football Championship
May 20th 2017

South Korea national American football team
American-Football-Team">Korean National American Football Team is the official American football team for South Korea and controlled by the Korea American Football Association.
Jan 11th 2017

Football at the Pan American Games
A men's football tournament is held at every Pan American Games since the first edition of the multi-sports event in 1951. A women's tournament was introduced
Sep 25th 2016

American Football Brazilian Confederation
(translation: American-Football-Brazilian-ConfederationAmerican Football Brazilian Confederation), is the main organization for American football in Brazil. Its goal is to help the growth of American football
May 7th 2017

Irish American Football League
American-Football-League">The Irish American Football League (IAFL) is an amateur American football league in Ireland. Founded in 1984, it consists of 23 teams competing in two
Apr 14th 2017

Comparison of American football and rugby league
A comparison between American football and rugby league is possible because of their shared origins and similar game concepts. Along with Canadian football
May 21st 2017

Concussions in American football
Concussions and other types of repetitive play-related head blows in American football have been shown to be the cause of chronic traumatic encephalopathy
May 20th 2017

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