Before the NFL they called it the AFL
The NFL is called the NFL because it is a American sport that has National players in it.
An NFL team called the six shooters is the Indianapolis Colts.
The FOX NFL robot is called Cleatus. It first appeared during the 2005-2006 NFL season, but did not start getting used regularly until the following season.
The AFC. Used to be called the AFL before the merger with the NFL.
No there was not.
There is no NFL team called the Grizzlies.
When an NFL team doesn't score a single point in a game, that is called a shutout.
The NFL Championship became known as the Super Bowl after the AFL-NFL merger.
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There is no NFL football team called the Mountain Goats.
CFL. It must be short for RoughRiders. There is no team called the "Riders" in the NFL. However, there is a team called the Raiders.
In 1923, the NFL was called the National Football League. The NFL was founded in 1920 as the American Professional Football League. The named was changed to National Football League in 1922.
There is no "ocean birds" NFL team
No the football used in Arena football is the same size as those used in the NFL. This has helped some make the switch from Arena Football to the NFL and vice versa.
The Chargers are the NFL team that is nicknamed and commonly called the streakers. The Chargers are a football team that belongs to the state of California.
There is no NFL team that is named after a fowl. The closest I can think of is a derogatory nickname used for the Seattle Seahawks. They are often called the "Sea-Chickens" by fans of opposing teams.