Because the helmets were leather.
Hundreds, as college football started in the 1870s, and the NFL started in the 1920s.
Gene Upshaw. He died before the season started.
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A football team got rained out, so the players invented a game with a ball and a peach bucket.
how back does football and hospitals date back to? well thats way to far look for the year that the NFL started. then look for the single records of those football players up till 2012.
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Football started from the game of Rugby which evolved into todays football. In the early years 1869 it took 25 members to play then in collegiate 1873 it was reduced to 20. In 1880 it was again reduced to from 15 down to 11 players.
Originally all soccer players were amateur, but clubs wanted the better players, so they started paying.
I have actually seen that bench points are displayed on some fantasy football sites. I saw that some of my benched players would have contributed a lot more points than my starters. At Phenoms Fantasy Football, the site they use actually shows you which players you should have started.
The Ohio League kept interest in pro football going. In 1905 the idea for a pro football was proposed. The NFL, which then was the APFA, began to keep players from jumping from one team to another.
Peter Withe, Ricky Lambert, David Nugent to name three
lyle alzado is one of the football players who died from constant steroid use. he stated that he started in 1969 and never stopped usings the drug. he died in 1992 of brain cancer ANSWER-No football player has ever died from steroid use. Lyle Alzado wanted something to blame for his cancer and steroids was what he blamed. His own doctor said that steroids had nothing to do with it. I think lyle alzado started in 1968.