A must-have for any true football fan, The Evolution of Professional Football is a one-of-a-kind source for the evolution of the National Football League since its inception in 1920 through the 2015 Super Bowl. Unlike others, this almanac offers an accessible, easy-to-read format setting out the history of the league, its teams, and its champions. Learn about all the original NFL teams, such as the Dayton Triangles and the Minneapolis Mariners, along with yearly champions, key facts from each year, awards, and other “must-know” information for the true football fan.
Read about when teams entered, moved, or left the NFL. See the impact of the NFL's mergers with different football leagues. Follow the evolution of the Super Bowl halftime show from college marching bands in the beginning to the current blockbuster superstar showcases of today.
This book offers a trove of stats and facts including Hall of Fame inductions, Super Bowl and playoff appearances, important changes in the rules of the game, and even an explanation of how the salary cap works. The Evolution of Professional Football is an essential addition to the library of any football fan.