Football was at all times a dangerous sport. Apart from the conventional competition organized by the nationally recognized football league in America, many excessive schools and faculties additionally manage “Turkey Day” football video games over Thanksgiving weekend, often between regional or historic rival.
Richards had sensible causes for scheduling the sport on Thanksgiving Day as he was also wise sufficient to figure out that the easiest way to present publicity to the group could be choosing the Thanksgiving Day contest for attracting the Motor City fans in the course of the teams’ first season.
Since then the league conventionally schedules two nationally televised video games on Thanksgiving, usually featuring the famous football gamers of Dallas, one of the successful and well-liked franchises in the sport and the gamers of Detroit, one of many least successful.
It’s believed that the first game that was played in North America was based on ‘Soccer’ guidelines and it was performed between ‘Princeton’ and ‘Rutgers’, however, it’s widely recognized that this sport in America was started with rugby not soccer.
He played nice position to lay down the scale of football field as a hundred and ten yards, and also reduce the number of players in every workforce from 15 to eleven. He even launched the line of scrimmage guidelines and the techniques of downs.