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Ralph Friedgen back in 1956, 54 years ago and 300 pounds ago, invented the yellow line in their thrashing of number 2 Notre Dame 54-10. He though that it would serve as a great landmark to help viewers see where the first down marker was.

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Q: Who invented the yellow line in football?
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