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National Football League

The National Football League (NFL) is the largest Professional American Football league in the world.It was formed by eleven teams in 1920 as the American Professional Football Association, with the league changing its name to the National Football League in 1922. The league currently consists of thirty-two teams from the United States. The league is divided evenly into two conferences — the American Football Conference (AFC) and National Football Conference (NFC), and each conference has four divisions that have four teams each. The NFL is organized as a non-profit organization.

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Articles About National Football League

Tim Tebow and 'Duck Dynasty’s' Jase Robertson Team Up Proclaiming Faith

By IBTimes AU

A picture of former National Football League (NFL) quarterback who now works as a college football analyst for the SEC Network, Tim Tebow, and “Duck Dynasty’s” Jase Robertson made its way online after the latter posted of a photo of them on popular networking site Twitter. (12:30 pm)

MORE TOPICS: SEC, TWITTER, FLORIDA

Former NFL player Tim Tebow arrives at the 2014 Vanity Fair Oscars Party in West Hollywood, California March 2, 2014. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok
Selfie With Tim Tebow, What the Former Quarterback Has Been Doing Lately, Undying NFL Dream Still There

By IBTimes AU

Tim Tebow is currently facing a time in his life when the challenges seem overwhelming, at least as far as his National Football League (NFL) career is concerned. (Apr 02)

MORE TOPICS: FEDEX, TWITTER, FLORIDA, NEW YORK

Gabrielle Union
Dwyane Wade and Fiancée Gabrielle Union Just Can’t Get Enough of Their Pre-Engagement Parties

By IBTimes AU

Dwyane Wade and fiancée Gabrielle Union can’t seem to get enough of their pre-engagement parties. (Apr 01)

Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow celebrates after his team defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers in overtime in the NFL AFC wildcard playoff football game in Denver
Tim Tebow Offered To Guest at a VH1 Reality Dance Show

By IBTimes AU

Tim Tebow had already proven that he can act with his T-Mobile commercial during the Super Bowl 2014 and he had also proven that he can look good on TV after landing a job as a college football analyst for ESPN. Now, he has reportedly been offered to guest-star at a VH1 reality dance show. (Mar 24)

MORE TOPICS: HOLLYWOOD, SUPER BOWL

NFL Free Agency 2014: Cleveland Active on Day 1, Improves Defense with Whitner and Dansby

By IBTimes AU

The Cleveland Browns are serious in turning around the fate of their franchise after being very active on the very first day of free agency in the National Football League (NFL) acquiring a pair of defensive gems in linebacker Karlos Dansby and safety Donte Whitner. (Mar 12)

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Tim Tebow
Tim Tebow Out and About in Hollywood; Former Quarterback’s Name Dragged in an NCAA Violation

By IBTimes AU

Here is a celebrity sighting for you. Former National Football League (NFL) Tim Tebow was spotted out and about in Hollywood on Saturday. Tebow took a break to unwind and catch a movie with a guy and a lady friend. (Mar 04)

MORE TOPICS: NEW YORK, HOLLYWOOD, LONDON

NBA: Brooklyn Nets at Los Angeles Lakers
First Openly Gay Player Jason Collins Signs and Plays With Brooklyn Nets

By IBTimes AU

Jason Collins, the first openly gay athlete in a major sports history has signed a 10-day contract with the Brooklyn Nets, a team he has played for in past stints in the National Basketball Association (NBA). (Feb 24)

MORE TOPICS: NEW JERSEY, LOS ANGELES, SILVER, NFL DRAFT

Gabrielle Union, Dwyane Wade's Girlfriend
Gabrielle Union Wants a Prenup Before Tying the Knot with Dwyane Wade

By IBTimes AU

Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade are on their way to getting married, but just in case things didn’t work out, the American actress wants to make sure she is protected financially. (Feb 13)

WATCH: Tim Tebow’s Super Bowl 2014 Commercial Bloopers, Tebow Offered a Contract by A11FL

By IBTimes AU

Do you want to see Tim Tebow’s bloopers from his Super Bowl 2014 T-Mobile Commercial? (Feb 10)

MORE TOPICS: NEW JERSEY, SUPER BOWL, LOS ANGELES

Denver Broncos, Peyton Manning, NFL Super Bowl XLVIII
Super Bowl Rigged Rumors Fake and Fictional; NFL Officials Did Not Make Game-Fixing Allegations

By IBTimes IN

The National Football League (NFL) Super Bowl XLVIII ended last weekend with the Seattle Seahawks defeating Denver Broncos 43-8 at the MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford. The defeat of the favorites has sparked off rumours that the game was rigged though they do not hold water. (Feb 05)

MORE TOPICS: SUPER BOWL