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In 1920 the American Professional Football Association opened its doors for business. It consisted of eleven teams. By 1922, the league had changed its name to the National Football League (NFL) and began to make the moves that would make it one of the most successful businesses and sports of all-time.

In 1922, the NFL fielded eighteen teams including the Chicago Bears and the perennial powerhouse the Canton Bulldogs. The teams played twelve games and struggled to survive. Yearly, teams folded and/or moved to communities that were deemed more supportive. Even the (more…)

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  • Well finding out on how to pick your favorite football team can be hard or easy. Sometimes you’ll be torn in two when two of your favorite football teams are playing in the same game. In picking the right team for you, considering these following tips on doing so are essential. First off, you can consider the teams you liked when you were growing up. You can also consider the area where you live. A lot of these football teams have a long history behind them. This is also something to keep in (more…)

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  • Both college football teams and NFL teams play a high quality level of football. The enthusiasm surrounding a winning collegiate football program is unmatched anywhere in sports. A top notch NFL team has a raucous fanbase that can’t wait for each Sunday to come. There are some differences between the teams though.

    NFL teams run a much more complex style of offense than college teams. Professional athletes are well versed in their craft and study film day (more…)

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  • Teams to Watch This Year in the NCAA

    You’ve been gearing up for months and now we’re only weeks away from one of the biggest moments in any football fanatic’s life: college football season kickoff! You’ve got your TV ready and you’ve even planned a football party…here are the teams you need to keep an eye on during the earliest weeks of the season…
    University of Georgia: Less than formidable in season’s past, UGA has gone through (more…)

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