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NFL INFORMATION

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Big games, astonishing
seasons, some great achievements by teams and their players, are the reasons
to keep the spirits high and aspiration of millions of football fans in USA
seeking for more.

    We throw light over some the most exciting moments in the history of
    football. The game which started in 1869 has risen a lot with huge number of
    fans following it.

    Rutgers and Princeton played the first college soccer football game on
    November 6, 1869.

    In the year
    1876
    , at the Massasoit convention, the first rules for American
    football were laid down. In 1896 the Allegheny Athletic Association team
    made the first professional team for its comprehensive two-game season.

    The next year the Latrobe Athletic Association football team went absolutely
    professional being the first team to play a full season with only
    professionals.

    In
    1904
    the a field goal was changed from 5 to 4 points.
    1909 saw a
    field goal dropping from 4 to 3 points.

    To affirm that professional football is one of the world’s most popular
    sports an agreement was done to bring new NFL programming to China and Japan
    and further promoting the American game in over 223 countries and
    territories.

    Football is a game of strength, speed and skill and accurate heart screening
    of young athletes is becoming more common throughout the country.

    The biggest moment for any team would be winning a Super Bowl Cup.

    The first time fans were
    allowed to vote and thereby influence the outcome, resulted in New England
    quarterback, Tom Brady, being awarded  the Most Valuable Player of Super Bowl xxxv111.

    The MVP award winner is given a Pete Rozelle Trophy and a new Cadillac. Adam
    Vinatieri hit 41-yard field goal just with 4 seconds left giving the New
    England Patriots a great victory in Super Bowl over Carolina Panthers. They
    did win over with 32-29 points score.

    There are 32 teams from different state which make up the NFL
    League.

    The National Football
    League (NFL) is the highest level of professional American Football in
    the USA.   The season begins in the late summer and ends in
    February of the following year.

    The Super Bowl is
    the annual championship game of the National Football League (NFL). The
    Super Bowl uses Roman numerals to identify each game, rather than the
    year in which it is held.