American football is referred to as football in the United States and Canada and also known as a gridiron. It is a very tough and physical game to play, which required a wide range of quality, more power, strength, speed and the important one the physical and mental strength to play the successful game.
As per the audience view, this game is considered a tough and violent game. Today this has more popular than baseball in the United States, due to the NFL it has more audience when we compare with other sports in the US.
American football is developed in the US, initiated from the sport of soccer & rugby. The first American football match was played on Nov 6, 1869, between the two college teams by using the soccer rules as primary rules. This game takes three hours to complete and look quite complex for viewers because of each play with highly tactical menthod.
What’s the NFL?
The National Football League (NFL) is the bloom of the sport in the US and the world. This consist of 32 teams in which they divided into two conferences, one is the American Football Conference (AFC) and another is the National Football Conference (NFC), in which it can be separated in four more teams of each conference called North, South, East and West.
This is watched by half of the US family’s and which is also broadcasted in nearly 150 nations worldwide. The NFL is now operated in five German cities and one in the Netherlands. The professional footballers in Canada will play with slightly different rules when compared to the US.
Football is a global sport
This Sport become popular in Mexico and to a lesser extent in parts of Europe, Japan, New Zealand and Australia. Even though it has been mainly played by men’s. But in nowadays women’s are also showing interest to play this tough game that was also happening in some of the places in which the game has viewership.