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Is a college football size different from an NFL football size?

Yes, an NCAA football is smaller than the NFL ball. This size difference makes transistion to the NFL hard for QBs and Kickers.


Is a football a different size in the NFL than in high school?

Yes. High school and college (NCAA) footballs are slightly smaller and lighter.


What are differences in a NFL football and a NCAA football?

Well, first of all, and NCAA football has stripes on it. Second of all, an NFL football is bigger than an NCAA one.


Is a NFL football shorter or narrower than a NCAA football?

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What sizes do footballs come in?

The standard football is a size 5-6 inches. An NCAA football is smaller than the NFL ball as it is only 5 inches while a NFL is 5.5-6.3in.


When did NCAA football begin?

Since the NCAA was not established until 1910, I would say that NCAA football did not begin until 1910. However, COLLEGE football was being played long before that, as early as 1869, though the game played then more closely resembled rugby than modern American football. See the Wikipedia article on "college football", or just "American football", for more information.


Is NFL football bigger than NCAA football?

If you are talking about the ball, the answer is NO, the official NFL ball is more narrow than the ball used in the NCAA. If you are taking about popularity, then NFL is more widely followed because it is advertised much more. However, there are many more NCAA football teams than there are in the NFL because the skill level in college is much lower, allowing for more participants.


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Yes, 2010 is so much better than both 08 and 09. It is easy to play.


What percentage of high school football players play college ball and what percentage of college players go on to professional ball?

Football PlayersFrom the NCAA Web site:Approximately 5.8 percent, or less than one in 17 of all high school senior boys playing interscholastic football will go on to play football at a NCAA member institution.Approximately one in 50, or 1.8 percent of NCAA senior football players will get drafted by a National Football League (NFL) team.Eight in 10,000, or approximately 0.08 percent of high school senior boys playing interscholastic football will eventually be drafted by an NFL teamhttp://www.ncaa.org/wps/ncaa?key=/ncaa/ncaa/sports+and+championship/general+information/stats/statistics+policies


Is an NCAA football the same size as an NFL football?

No. NFL footballs are longer and skinnier than college balls. This makes it easier to throw an NFL ball but easier to kick an NCAA ball. Both the NCAA and the NFL footballs have the same specifications. The specifications of these footballs are: Short Circumference: 20 3/4"- 21 1/4": Long Circumference 27 3/4 "- 28 1/2 "; Weight: approximately 14-15 oz.


Did the old AFL use a different size football than the old NFL?

Yes. It had a smaller circumference, making it easier to pass.


Why is the Ncaa bigger than the nfl?

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Is the kickoff football different than the scrimage football?

yes


What is the age limit to play college football?

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as big or bigger than the radius of a football


How many NCAA Div 1a College football coaches have won more than 1 national championship?

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What school has won the most football national titles?

Well that's a bit of a loaded question seeing how football was played at some Ivy League schools in the 1800's.A hundred years before the NCAA was founded and many more before the BCS was started. Many schools claim championships to these pre-NCAA years and count them when the NCAA does not. But going by that standard than Princeton has the most with 28.


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How many college football players graduate each year?

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Is a size 5 football smaller than a size 1?

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Who is the fastest player in NCAA football history?

Jeffery Demps and Trindon Holliday are widely considered the fastest players in college football. In my opinion, Demps is faster buy a little but Holliday has amazing speed as well. Yeah Demps Is Fast and Has Clocked The Fastest 100m (9.96) in the country for the NCAA. Faster Than Holliday...


How many inches is an official football?

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Is Ohio State better than Michigan at football?

Yes Yes While Michigan is the winningest football school in NCAA history, Ohio State since 1951 has taken over the spot as the nation's most winning team.