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1920 . American Professional Football Association formed
1922 . after two seasons the APFA changes its name to National Football League
1926 . American Football League formed, 9 teams participate, lasts one season.
1936 . AFL resuscitated, 12 teams participate, folds after two seasons.
1946 . All-American Football Conference formed, 8 charter members, lasts for 4 seasons.
1949 . AAFC and NFL agree to merge from next season, and form the National-American Football League.
1950 . three AAFC teams join the NFL, NAFL name not adopted, reverts to NFL before season starts.
1960 . American Football League (re)formed.
1967 . NFL and AFL champions of 1966 play off in AFL-NFL World Championship Game.
1970 . ten AFL and sixteen NFL teams merge into one League of two conferences.
1983 . United States Football League formed, folds after 1985 season, all 3 season were played during the spring.

The NFL evolved as follows:
1920-32 ... one League only, National Football League.
1933-49 ... two Divisions, Eastern and Western.
1950-52 ... two Divisions plus National Conferences.
1953-59 ... two Divisions, Eastern and Western Conferences.
1960-69 ... two Leagues, National Football League and American Football League.
1970- ...... one League of two Conferences, AFC and NFC.

End of season playoffs were introduced in 1933, and the Super Bowl commenced in 1967.

  There are 45 quizzes in this category.
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NFL Awards

All multiple choice about some awards that were presented in the National Football League. This might be a little tough. I hope you enjoy it. :)
Tough (10 qns)
Feb 23 11
870 plays
Famous NFL Games and Events

True football fans should know all these famous incidents in NFL history.
Average (10 qns)
Oct 10 07
3630 plays
NFL Stuffings #5

The last in a series of five all multiple choice quizzes about some stuff in the NFL. I hope that you have enjoyed them. :-)
Average (10 qns)
Jun 29 06
2772 plays
Football - The NFC

Test your knowledge of the National Football Conference (NFC) and the pre-merger NFL with this quiz!
Average (15 qns)
May 17 02
5967 plays
Football Old School

Do you know your NFL history?
Average (10 qns)
Nov 11 06
2724 plays
NFL History and Geography

The National Football League (NFL) has been around since 1920. Over the years, it has absorbed clubs from rival leagues,and replaced "small markets" with larger ones, and thru TV become global. Test your knowledge of its interesting past.
Tough (10 qns)
May 27 16
108 plays
NFL: A Look Back

Facts, stats, and records from the NFL in the 20th century. Some of these are not your run of the mill questions.
Difficult (15 qns)
Nov 05 03
2367 plays
Another Armchair Quarterback!

Here's another one for the armchair quarterback! Have fun!
Average (10 qns)
Feb 29 00
4188 plays
NFL Oldies but Goodies

An interesting quiz about some of the greatest ever teams and players. Good luck!
Tough (10 qns)
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Feb 13 04
1572 plays
I Like Turkey With My Football!

Pro football on Thanksgiving in the United States is a long-running tradition. This quiz highlights some of the history behind this tradition.
Very Difficult (10 qns)
Nov 30 10
588 plays
Football Legends and Events

Get ready to answer some tough and easy questions, if you like Football.
Average (10 qns)
Jul 22 00
3894 plays

Here's a football quiz for the baby boomer generation. Multiple choice questions that make you test your knowledge of America's favorite past-time.
Tough (10 qns)
May 06 04
1926 plays
NFL History

Let's see how much you know about NFL teams trivia.
Average (10 qns)
Sep 11 03
2913 plays
Pro Football History

Pro Football only, no College Football.
Difficult (10 qns)
Mar 20 01
4431 plays
The NFL: Opening Day

It always seems like such a long time from the moment the Super Bowl is over until the opening day kickoff of the following season. How much you know about opening day in the NFL?
Difficult (10 qns)
Aug 21 03
1212 plays
Mixed Football Facts

This is a quiz for any average football fan. All multiple choice questions. Have fun and good luck!
Average (10 qns)
Mar 23 00
7764 plays
NFL History

Hey! Most of this is old stuff. Hope you like it.
Tough (10 qns)
Jul 27 00
4599 plays
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