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1879 the coach at Yale Walter Camp made football from the game of Rugby.

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Which was invented first American football or English Football?

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Who invented or made the first football for the game of football?

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Is the person who invented football the same person who invented American football?

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Where was football first thought of?

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What sport was invented first football or basketball?

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What problem were there when they were invented American football?

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Which person invented football?

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Who invented the American football ball?

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Is football really an American sport?

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What was football called at first?

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