Timeline Template of Football History
A Historical Timeline
Rutgers and Princeton played what was billed as the first college football game.
William Heffelfinger was paid $500 dollars to play in a game and became the first player to be paid.
The Baltimore Colts defeated the New York Giants 23 to 17 in sudden death overtime and is known as the greatest game ever played.
The first NFL draft took place
The first televised game broadcast took place.
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