Approximately how long is a football game?

Answer A football game is approximately 2 1/2 to 3 hours. A football game consists of 4 quarters, each lasting 15 minutes. There is also a two-minute intermission between the quarters, and a 12 minute hal... Read More »

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How long is a college football game?

A college football game consists of four 15-minute quarters. The clock is stopped for a variety of reasons, including injuries, timeouts and play reviews. If tied at the end, the game continues wit... Read More »

How long is a freshman football game?

According to the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS), high school freshman football games consist of four quarters lasting for ten minutes each. Varsity games have 12-minut... Read More »

How long was the longest football game in history?

The longest game in professional football history occurred in 1971 when the Miami Dolphins beat the Kansas City Chiefs in a playoff game. The game encompassed 60 minutes of regulation play followed... Read More »

How long does a football game last on TV?

The average NFL game lasts three hours on television due to commercial breaks, timeouts and a 12-minute halftime after the second quarter. Actual football play time is 60 minutes and divided into f... Read More »