When was footbal first played?

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American football evolved over several years on Ivy League campuses. The game that's today considered the first intercollegiate football game (although it looked a lot more like soccer than the game we know) was played in New Brunswick, N.J., between Rutgers and Princeton in 1869.

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The first collegiate football game in the United States was played in 1869 between Rutgers University and Princeton University. Rutgers won 6-4.

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