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Who Is Jennifer King? Meet NFL’s 1st Full-Time Black Female Coach Spearheading Chicago Bears’ Offense

The Commanders will be bidding adieu to Jennifer King who will join the Bears as the franchise's first female coach.

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11 hrs ago

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“Playing for My Dream”: Tom Brady’s Athlete Niece Maya Reveals 3 Influential Reasons for Choosing UCLA

Maya Brady is talking her heart out on Instagram Q&A. Check out as the UCLA social media queen shares her personal journey.

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Cam Newton: Michael Vick Had a Bigger Impact on the NFL Than Coach Prime Deion Sanders

Deion Sanders v. Michael Vick was the question before Cam Newton and he made his choice clear, snubbing Primetime for Vick.

Pankti Parmar

11 hrs ago

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Who Is Kristen Louelle Gaffney, Donald Trump Supporter & SI Model Wife of Former Patriots Star Tyler Gaffney?

Who is Kristen Louelle Gaffney, the wife of Pats RB Tyler Gaffney, who introduced CMC to his present girlfriend, Olivia Culpo?

Jakso James

12 hrs ago

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“You Knew It Was Prime”: Shedeur Sanders Exposes Coach Prime’s Crazy Habit That Keeps Celebrations at Bay

Sheduer Sanders, the founder of the watch flex 'Shedeuer' remembers his father's signature high step back in the days.

Pankti Parmar

12 hrs ago

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Taylor Swift Serenades Travis Kelce’s Super Bowl Win With Chiefs in Australia During Eras Tour

Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce are in Australia! And during her opening night in Sydney, she made a heartwarming gesture.

Jakso James

12 hrs ago

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“First to Go Both Ways”: Colorado’s Multi-Talented Travis Hunter’s Role in EA Sports College Football 25 Piques Interest in His Dual Talents

Travis Hunter gets all the hype as the two way star of Colorado following his announcement for opting in for EA Sports college football 25.

Pankti Parmar

13 hrs ago

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“So Grateful”: Deion Sanders’ Ex-Love Tracey Edmonds Honored with a Special Gesture That Made Her Day

Deion Sanders ex-fiancée Tracey Edmonds received honorable achievement for her Edmonds Entertainment from the City Council of New Orleans.

Deion Sanders, Tracey Edmonds

Why Did the Chiefs Sign Matt Araiza? Uncovering How the Bills’ Outcast Transformed His Bleak NFL Career

Known as the "Punt God", the Chiefs are signing Matt Araiza to their squad after ejection from the Bills in 2022.

Jakso James

13 hrs ago

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“I’m a Millionaire”: Shocked Tom Brady’s Emotions Went Sky-High After Patriots $30.52M Contract Extension, Reveals Dynasty Docuseries

Former Patriots, David Nugent shares an interesting insight about Tom Brady’s journey towards becoming a millionaire

Soheli Tarafdar

13 hrs ago

Birmingham City v Leeds United EFL Sky Bet Championship 12/08/2023. TOM BRADY BEFORE the EFL Sky Bet Championship match

Deion Sanders & Colorado Slapped With Brutal Reality Check as Prime Program Fails to Fire Playoff Contention

Amidst high expectations for a Big 12 championship run, analyst Josh Pate shares his skepticism about Deion Sanders’ Buffaloes

Soheli Tarafdar

13 hrs ago

Syndication: USA TODAY Deion Sanders walks the sidelines as the Colorado plays Arizona State at Mountain America Stadium
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History

In August 1920, representatives from four states: Akron, Canton, Cleveland, and Dayton, held a meeting and formed the American Professional Football Conference (APFC) to improve footballing standards in the country. A month later, they formed the American Professional Football Association (APFA) and played a league with 14 teams. In 1922, they changed the name to the National Football League (NFL).

In 1960, a new professional league, the American Football League (AFL) started as a competition against the NFL. After six years, in 1966, the two leagues announced a merger that would take effect in 1970. During the four years between the announcement and the actual merger, the leagues started playing a Championship game which was called The Super Bowl. Since then, the two leagues have been recognized as two separate conferences within the same league, the NFL.

Participating teams

There are 32 teams in the NFL divided equally into two conferences: National Football Conference (NFC) and the American Football Conference (AFC). Each conference is further divided into 4 divisions: East, North, South, and West, with each division containing four teams.

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