Lets Take A Look At The History Of American Football

Super Bowl 50 is right around the corner so we thought it was a perfect time to look back at how the game has changed over the years and how it came to be in the first place.


Football as we know it didn’t come on to the scene until 1920 when the American Professional Football Association  was formed and then 2 years later the NFL that we know and love today was born.  But there have been traces of the game found as late 1800’s. Walter Camp a Yale University, and Hopkins School Graduate is considered to be the “Father of American Football”.




Testing the new helmets
testing the new helmets

The Football itself has changed drastically over the years.

Leather Helmet from 1910
leather helmet

Its amazing how much things have changed.