When did football start in America?

Answer Football started in America on November 6, 1869, when teams from Rutgers University and Princeton University played the first intercollegiate football game. In this game, there were 20 players on e... Read More »

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How many football teams are in America?

As of 2010, there are 32 teams in the NFL, America's professional football league. However, there are numerous college, high school, independent and little league teams across the country that play... Read More »

Who invented football in America?

Walter Camp, who instituted many rule changes and variations from rugby, is widely considered to be the father of American football. Camp, a former player at Yale, helped write the rules of footbal... Read More »

What is the largest football stadium in america?

As of May 2008, the biggest football stadium in America is Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Home to the Wolverines, it has a capacity of 107,000. Beaver Stadium in Pennsylvania comes in a c... Read More »

North America Football History?

Teams from Rutgers and Princeton universities played the first public game of North American Football on Nov. 6, 1869. The game was adapted from both rugby and association football (aka soccer). Th... Read More »