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The AFL and NFL merged before the start of the 1970 season.

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What year did the AFL and NFL merge?


What year did the NFL and AFL merge?

1970 was the first season of the 'new' NFL that combined NFL and AFL teams.

What day did the NFL and AFL merge?

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What NFL teams have never paid against each other?

They have all played each other after AFL/NFL merge

When did the American football league and the national football league merge?

The NFL and AFL merged in 1970.

When did the chiefs enter the NFL?

Originally called the Dallas Texans, the chiefs moved to Kansas City and entered the NFL during the NFL-AFL merge in 1970.

What was the first Year the NFL has six divisions?

1970, the first year of the AFL-NFL merger. Prior to the merger and starting in 1967, there were six divisions in professional football ... 4 in the NFL and 2 in the AFL.

How many times did the AFC win the Super Bowl?

21 times in total if you include the wins before the merge of the NFL/AFL. It is only 19 times if you only count the wins after the merge.

Why did the NFL and AFL merge?

To create a common draft and to maintain the sanctity of player contracts. Franchises from each of the leagues were drafting the same players and were in bidding wars to secure the player. Players under contract in the NFL were moving to the AFL if better money was available

What year did the AFL-NFL merger occur?

The AFL-NFL Merger took place in 1970 combining teams from the American football conference with the National Football Conference.

In what year did the Kansas City Chiefs become an official NFL team?

The Chiefs became an NFL team in 1967 when the AFL merged with the NFL to become one league. They were one of the original AFL teams. They were still in the AFL until 1970, they won the Super bowl IV in 1970 as the last AFL team, the following year they joined the NFL as part of the AFC The Chiefs were originally named The Dallas Texans and was founded by Lamar Hunt as a member of the American Football League(AFL). The Chiefs relocated to Kansas City in 1963 and took the name that they have now. They then joined the NFL during the NFL-AFL merging in the year 1960.

Who was the first team to win 2 Super Bowls in a row?

The Green Bay Packers. Their two consecutive wins were before the NFL, AFL merge. The Miami Dolphins were the second team to accomplish it, but were the first team after the merge.

What year did the New England Patriots become a professional football team?

They were founded in 1960 as a part of the AFL, they then were part of the NFL/AFL merger in 1970 and have been in the NFL ever since

What year were the Houston Oilers added to the NFL?

1970 - they had been in the AFL previously.

What is the difference between the AFC and the NFC?

I believe it's from the merge between the AFL and NFL the AFC teams are the American football league teams and the NFC the national football league.

When does the AFL and CIO merge?

June 8, 2010

What year did the Bills enter the NFL?

1970, but they entered the AFL in 1960.

What year did the Jets enter the NFL?

1970, but they entered the AFL in 1960.

What year did the Raiders enter the NFL?

1970; they entered the AFL in 1960.

What year did the Chargers enter the NFL?

1970; they entered the AFL in 1960

What year did the Oakland Raiders start playing in the NFL?

1970 (they started in 1960 in the AFL)

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When were AFL and NFL formed?

The NFL began in 1920 and the AFL began in 1960. The two leagues merged in 1970.

When did the Oakland Raiders join the NFL?

The Oakland Raiders joined the NFL in 1970, the year of the AFL-NFL merger. The Raiders were founded in 1960.

What year did dolphins enter NFL?

The Dolphins began as an AFL team in 1966 and entered the NFL in the 1970 merger of the two leagues.