American football

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American football

1. a team game similar to rugby, with 11 players on each side. Forward passing is allowed and planned strategies and formations for play are decided during the course of the game
2. the oval-shaped inflated ball used in this game
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A complete printout at 300 dots per inch - considered crisp resolution for printed publications - would require a square sheet of paper wider than a professional U.S. football field and almost as long.
Maher expects evidence of additional four- to five-person huts to turn up at the site, about the size of four U.S. football fields.
A separate study presented at the conference showed that 35% of surveyed U.S. football players who had suffered sports-related brain injuries had suggestions of dementia at an average age of 61, whereas only 13% of de-mographically similar nonathletes showed such signs.

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