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Rutgers defeated Princeton in New Brunswick, NJ on November 6, 1869 by a score of 6-4

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Who is the oldest college football team?

Rutgers and Princeton played in the first-ever college football game in 1869.

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The shortest college football game ever played was between North Carolina and Boston College in 2012. This game lasted for about 2 and a half hours.

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No. Tim Tebow played college football for the Florida Gators.

When was the first football game ever played?

The first "football" game played between teams representing colleges was an unfamiliar ancestor of today's college football, as it was played under 99 years old soccer-style Association rules. The game between teams from Rutgers College (now Rutgers University) and the College of New Jersey (now Princeton University) took place on November 6, 1869 at College Field (now the site of the College Avenue Gymnasium at Rutgers University) in New Brunswick, New Jersey.

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Michigan University played Racine College on May, 30 1879 in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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Dick Butkus of the Chicago Bears did not attend or play football for Wright Junior College, he played for the University of Illinois.

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