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    better futbol or american football has been around for a long time, and there seems to be no answer to satisfy everyone no matter how big the popularity of futbol overshadows its counterpart. The best sport in the world overall is futbol not american, but the original futbol that is known through the world, and is played by the majority of the world 's population. The debates answer might be hard to swallow at first, but after a few facts the truth is undeniable futbol or how americans call it…

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    has affected the nation as much as football. Football is at the center of many people’s lives and is what can contribute to much of family gatherings and heartfelt moments. Football is a focal point in American pastimes as we see through its history, influential people, importance today, and its pros and cons. Football in America began in Ivy League colleges, specifically between Princeton and Rutgers in a game on November 6, 1869. Essentially, American Football began as a cross between rugby…

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    game of football was played. The two collegiate teams participating in the game were Rutgers and Princeton, two Ivy League rivals trying to revolutionize collegiate sports (www.nfl.com). Although if a person were to have watched this game they would have a hard time believing this was football at all. This is because the game played on that day very closely resembled the game of rugby. Teams still consisted of 20 players on each side, but this is still considered the first official football game…

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    safety of football, many will argue that the game is safe because it is a very popular mass cultural pastime among many traditional American families. In my opinion, football is among some of the most dangerous sports that exist. The dangers of football include, but are definitely not limited to, unnecessary roughness, both on and off the field, numerous accounts of injuries, some being life-threatening, and various life long effects on the players. Engaging in the act of playing football…

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    When it comes to early college sports African Americans had a hard time on the field. They faced the threat that even if they were the best player on the team they could be benched against segregated schools. The African American athlete faced many problems in their fight for equality including being benched against a segregated school, threats from other team’s player, and colleges “From 1938 to 1941, the UCLA football team served as an important exception to the ‘gentlemen’s agreement’----the…

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    The Cons of Being a Football Player In 2015, Super Bowl XLIX became the most-watched show in U.S. history with a whopping 114.4 million viewers. Based on these data found in a press release made by NBC Sports Pressbox, there is no denying that American football is currently one of the biggest sports in the world and it shows no signs of slowing down. Many parents, huge football fans themselves, have taken to sending their sons to play football at the tender age of seven or younger, in hopes…

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    Daniel West Mrs.Dwiggins Computers 1 April 24,2017 Football There is a sport called football and the first game ever played it was in 1896 and it was college football and when the NFL stated was in 1920 and i play football myself and the teams that played the games were the Green Bay Packers and the Cardinals.And when the first Super bowl and the team was The Packers vs the Kansas city chiefs in Los Angeles. Now where they have it now is there home towns since there is 32 teams in our State.DId…

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    The first thing to know about football is how it became the most famous sport in America. In America NFL (the National Football League) is considered the highest point in football. When you talk NFL history, January 12, 1969, needs to be high on the list. That's the day Joe Namath's New York Jets of the AFL upset the mighty Baltimore Colts of the NFL. This was the first AFL-NFL championship that was referred to as the Super Bowl, the name coming from Kansas City Chiefs owner Lamar Hunt after…

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    has 32. NFL football has developed into the most popular sport in North America. The NFL has gone through many changes throughout its tenure, such as rule changes and safety precautions. At the end of the season, the two best teams face off against one another in the Super Bowl game. The Super Bowl is the most watched sporting event of the year. Every year, all 32 teams are eligible to enter the NFL Draft. In this draft, star collegiate players are selected to enter the National Football League…

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    The Football Hall of Fame is an honorable place for athletes that have participated, or are currently in the NFL (National Football League). Being in the Hall of Fame would not only make a Football player feel accomplished, but it only makes them do better in life. Furthermore, the Hall of Fame has over 17 different locations in the USA (United States of America). According to Ray Lewis (Who is a Hall of Famer), he thinks the Hall of Fame is a fantastic place to be inducted to and is a…

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