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Subject: Those were NOT "football" games, those were just soccer games.

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Date Posted: 19:33:16 04/02/17 Sun
In reply to: The Lion 's message, "Re: P v. DC Yankee stadium" on 19:12:23 04/02/17 Sun

The Harvard/McGill contests in May of 1874 were the first games similar to today's football; i.e., you could pick up the ball and run with it, instead of just kicking it, and there were 11 men to a side. Close to today's rugby.


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Date Posted: 20:38:03 04/02/17 Sun

Write the NCAA. Maybe they care.

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The Lion
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Date Posted: 13:08:38 04/04/17 Tue

The NCAA cares only that men should share toilets and locker rooms
with girls. In the USA. The jihadists have won.

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