A rookie is a player that is in their first season of play.
Leonard George and Willy Jackson were the first African Americans to play for Florida.
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Females can't play football in the NFL. Actually females CAN play football.. some females can play football better than boys!
Yes. Lora Hinton was the first black player to recieve a scholarship and play football at LSU.
First off, you have to be an incredible football player. Then you have to play college football for a few years, then you enter the NFL draft, and hope you get drafted.
Nat Northington, who attended the University of Kentucky, was the first African American to play in a football game for an SEC school. The year was 1967 and the game was against the University of Mississippi.
The first player to be paid for playing football was William Heffelfinger who was paid $500 to play for the Allegheny Athletic Association in a game against the Pittsburgh Athletic Club in 1892.
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Charles Follis is believed to be the first black professional football player, having played for the Shelby Blues from 1902 to 1906. Follis, a two sport athlete, was paid for his work beginning in 1904.
There are various reasons. It is a very popular sport in Europe. Some of the best countries in world football are in Europe, so there are lots of good leagues there and it is a good place to play. Players get well paid in Europe.
The first people to play football were the English!
If you were a good football player you would already be playing for a major football team in Sweden.
The first documentation of a player being paid for playing football is an expense sheet from the 1892 Allegheny Athletic Association's football team that shows a $500 payment to William Heffelfinger.
Walter Bowman Accrington Stanley 1892
On a football pitch of course.
If someone is a high school football player why would he be eligible to play in a college football game?
Play college football and play well.
Brice Taylor in 1925. Possibly.
Florin Raducioiu - Italy, England, Spain, Germany and France - Europe's major 5 leagues