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Sentences with the noun American Football

10 examples:

I'm crazy about American football.

This game is similar in some ways to today's American football.

The soccer star proves to be a quick learner in American football.
(The Hollywood Reporter - International, )

The Hayne Plane may have to really take off if he wants to keep up with the best in American football.
(Sydney Morning Herald - Sport, )

The professional game of American Football is more popular than ever, yet some would argue it has never been more contemptible.
(BBC Sport, )

Cristiano Ronaldo and his Portugal team-mates try out American football while using the training facilities of the New York Jets.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

Drones have been banned from flying within 32 miles of American Football's Super Bowl, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has said.
(BBC News - Technology, )

Live coverage from the press conference as Jarryd Hayne announces he will quit the Parramatta Eels to pursue a career in American Football.
(Sydney Morning Herald - Sport, )

The International Federation of American Football is holding its fifth world championship, and the goal is for football to become an Olympic sport someday.
(The New York Times - Pro-Football, )

Members of the England rugby team have caught the attention of NFL scouts interested in discussing a switch to the hugely lucrative world of American football.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Questions

3 examples:

What is "American football" again?
(The Hollywood Reporter - Music, )

Can the rest of the world learn to love American football?
(CNN - World Sport, )

Rugby, athletics, American Football and a future career in politics?
(BBC Sport, )

Other sentences

97 examples:

In American football the defense has a specific job.

In American football, a touchdown scores six points.

American football is for sissies. If you're a real man you play rugby.

Rugby, American football, and Australian rules football all come from soccer.

I don't understand American football at all. It looks like all-in wrestling with crash helmets.
(Sting)

American football has made it all the way to the Giza Pyramids.
(The New York Times - Pro-Football, )

Jarryd Hayne has revealed a hidden desire to play American football.
(Sydney Morning Herald - Sport, )

The feature is currently available only for American football games.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

American football is a violent game, but one that is beloved like no other.
(The New York Times - Soccer, )

American football fans prepare for a food binge before the Super Bowl Sunday.
(Tech Times - Health, )

The Chinese American Football League plans to launch an indoor league in 2015.
(USA Today - NFL, )

The 22-year-old factory worker only started playing American football last year.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Like American football, rugby is reassessing the way it deals with head injuries.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

Inspired by American football, the new mode arrives just in time for Thanksgiving.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

The American football has been given a glitzy -- if slightly impractical -- makeover.
(CNN - World News, )

Born into American football royalty, Kate Mara was never interested in the family business.
(The Independent - People, )

Tottenham Hotspur are in talks with the NFL to host American football at their new stadium.
(The Independent - Football, )

Boehringer didn’t play competitive American football until 2013 but broke out in Germany.
(USA Today - NFL, )

Dan Walker is joined by South American football expert Tim Vickery for today's Football Focus.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

Wembley chiefs say they would love the chance to host American football's Super Bowl in London.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

VERNON KAY: The way that the NFL builds a city around an American football event is phenomenal.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

CNN's Amir Daftari explains how American football is becoming popular in the United Arab Emirates.
(CNN - World News, )

In American football, the same offense could result in the offending team being penalized 15 yards.
(CNN - World Sport, )

Award-wining American football writer Dave Goldberg has died, his family have confirmed. He was 73.
(The Independent - People, )

Let's not put too much into a UK paper's report about the soccer star's 'American football' interest.
(USA Today - NFL, )

He was 82. The announcement was made Wednesday by the South American football confederation, CONMEBOL.
(The Vancouver Sun - Sports, )

American football is continuing its love affair with London by playing three games at Wembley next year.
(CNN - World Sport, )

American Football chief Roger Goodell believes an NFL franchise will move to London on a full-time basis.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Babatunde Aiyegbusi has limited American football experience in leagues in Germany and his native Poland.
(The New York Times - Pro-Football, )

Very real fears over concussion in American football have led to a change in rules and how people tackle.
(Robin Scott-Elliot in The Independent - Sport, )

Celtic explore the possibility of starting a franchise club in the second tier of North American football.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

American Football brings back its melancholy, dry indie rock for its reunion tour, stopping at Webster Hall.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Jarryd Hayne first revealed his desire to play American football in an interview with Fairfax Media in July.
(Sydney Morning Herald - Sport, )

British Olympian Lawrence Okoye has announced he will sign for American football side the San Francisco 49ers.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

A giant billboard about a length of an American football field has been switched on at New York's Times Square.
(BBC News - Technology, )

A judge approves a plan worth $1bn (£664.6m) to compensate former American football players with head injuries.
(BBC News - World News, )

Indianapolis Colts Player Andrew Luck on welcoming gay players in American football and replacing Peyton Manning.
(CNN - World Sport, )

American football has undergone numerous rule changes in the last century and a bit, radically changing the game.
(Forbes - Technology, )

A 29-year-old man is charged with murdering American football player Will Smith in New Orleans on Saturday night.
(BBC Sport, )

A new study has discovered profound abnormalities in brain activity in a group of retired American football players.
(Science Daily - News, )

American football mania took over central London on Saturday with the return of the NFL fan rally at Trafalgar Square.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Fifa vice-president Juan Angel Napout has resigned as president of the South American football confederation Conmebol.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

British American football player Jay Ajayi is set to be selected by an NFL team in the annual draft of college players.
(BBC Sport, )

Frank Gifford - a star American football player and later a broadcaster who helped popularise the sport - dies aged 84.
(BBC News - World News, )

Prince Harry has a future in American football if that whole royal heir/third in line to the throne thing doesn't work out.
(Nardine Saad in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Mexico became the first World University Champion in American football after defeating Japan -6 to capture the gold medal.
(UPI - Sports News, )

Some teenagers appear to show changes in their brains after one season of playing American football, a small study suggests.
(BBC News - World News, )

South American football chief Nicolas Leoz resigns from Fifa's powerful executive committee on "health and personal" grounds.
(BBC News - World News, )

Oakland Raiders offensive tackle Menelik Watson believes American football would benefit from having a London-based NFL team.
(BBC Sport, )

Super Bowl 50, American football's showstopper takes place this weekend between the Carolina Panthers and the Denver Broncos.
(BBC News - Business, )

BSkyB has signed a new, five-year deal for live American football in the latest salvo in the TV rights war with arch-rival BT.
(The Independent - Business, )

An American football star’s thoughts on the Ferguson riots have gone viral on Facebook, attracting nearly one million likes.
(The Independent - People, )

Disadvantaged kids from around the Middle East fulfilled their own American Dream -- being trained by American Football stars.
(CNN - World Sport, )

A legend of American football, Frank Gifford, suffered from a concussion-related brain injury when he died, his family reveals.
(BBC News - World News, )

Given all the adverse publicity about the new season of American football, it sounds like a pleasingly shady grove to retreat to.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

American football is gaining attention for the observed negative impact it has on players when it came to long term brain health.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Tim Vickery explains why the Club World Cup - barely noticed in Europe - is the highlight of the South American football calendar.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

A group of young American football players and their parents have sued Fifa and US football groups over the risks from concussions.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

American football administrators are under pressure to reduce concussions that are being linked to players' depression and suicides.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

American football has been plunged into further unwelcome controversy with the indictment of a leading player on child abuse charges.
(The Independent - World News, )

American Football first aired in the United Kingdom in 1982, and the teams that were good back then are still among the most popular.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Owners of an American team have reached an agreement to launch the China American Football League, which is expected to begin in 2015.
(The New York Times - Pro-Football, )

British American football player Menelik Watson says he is "focused" and "ready" to make his professional debut in the 2013 NFL season.
(BBC Sport, )

The World Anti-Doping Agency says allegations American football legend Peyton Manning took human growth hormone should be investigated.
(BBC Sport, )

He loves sports (especially soccer, but he’s learning about American football, baseball and basketball) and plays the classical guitar.
(NBC Today, )

The owner of the Miami Dolphins American football team is reportedly working with investors from Qatar to buy a stake in Formula 1 racing.
(BBC Sport - Formula 1, )

In the world of American football, there is a stigma that players need to increase their overall body size to make an impact on the field.
(Science Daily - News, )

A New Orleans man accused of killing a retired American football player in an apparent road rage incident says he was "not the aggressor".
(BBC Sport, )

The most successful American football coach of all time, Chuck Noll, who led the Pittsburgh Steelers to four Superbowl victories, dies at 82.
(BBC News - World News, )

American football team the Buffalo Bills become the first in the NFL to appoint a full-time female coach, promoting Kathryn Smith to the role.
(BBC News - World News, )

An American football player is charged with murder after a fellow athlete was found dead in an industrial park not far from the accused's home.
(BBC Sport, )

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell concedes the same mistakes can never be repeated as American football deals with recent domestic violence cases.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Neymar looks set to play no further part in the Copa America after being suspended for four games by the South American Football Confederation.
(CNN - World Sport, )

Gareth Bale took time out of Real Madrid training to practice his American football skills with the help of Michigan quarter-back Devin Gardner.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Manchester-born Menelik Watson, 24, only started playing American Football in 2011, but has been picked to play for one of the sport's top teams.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Teenage vandals who invaded a former American football player's summer home and caused $20,00012,500) of damage are being sought via Twitter.
(BBC News - Technology, )

Brett Favre, one of the greatest quarterbacks in American football history, says he suffers from memory loss after 20 years in the violent sport.
(BBC News - World News, )

Police in Denver are investigating a fight outside an American football stadium in which at least three people were stabbed at the end of a game.
(BBC News - World News, )

The NFL are 'on track' to deliver a permanent UK-based American football franchise within the next six years, spokesman Mark Waller has insisted.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The two-year-old son of American football star Adrian Peterson has died after allegedly being beaten by the baby's mother's boyfriend, police say.
(BBC News - World News, )

The man had allegedly struck a female usher and was resisting arrest when he was sprayed in his right eye during a college American football match.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The South American football federation suspended Neymar for four games for his part in a fracas after Brazil’s loss to Colombia two days earlier.
(The New York Times - Soccer, )

Former American football star OJ Simpson makes his case for a new trial on armed robbery charges, saying he did not get proper legal representation.
(BBC News - World News, )

The United States is hardly known for its love of "the beautiful game", seemingly more in thrall to the pleasures of baseball and American football.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

The likelihood of London becoming home to an NFL franchise has increased with American football bosses planning five games in the capital next year.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Trying to plant American football in India, a land where cricket is king, is a bit quixotic, but founders think the sport will be hit with audiences.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

Former professional American football player Aaron Hernandez has been charged with a 2012 double murder, while still facing a previous murder charge.
(BBC Sport, )

An American football star has expressed surprise there wasn’t a “chain reaction” after he and two other top American sportsmen came out as gay.
(The Independent - People, )

The NFL have continued their drive to expand American football into the UK market by confirming another three games to be played at Wembley next year.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Researchers at North Carolina State University and Carnegie Mellon University, Pennsylvania, have begun tests of the ball in American football matches.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

A group of retired American football players have sued the National Football League saying the league illegally gave them narcotics to keep them playing.
(BBC News - World News, )

The fallout of the Clippers race row spreads to American football, with a leading US senator urging the Washington Redskins to change their "degrading" name.
(BBC News - World News, )

A female American football fan took the tackling into the stands on Thursday night when she attacked a male fan at the Sugar Bowl between Alabama and Oklahoma.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

American football star OJ Simpson has asked a Nevada judge to grant him a new trial in the 2008 armed robbery case that left him serving a 33-year prison sentence.
(BBC News - World News, )

Dan Walker is joined by former Manchester United player Danny Higginbotham and the BBC's South American football expert Tim Vickery for this week's Football Focus.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

After one season of playing American football, some teenagers appear to show changes in their brains even when they did not suffer concussion, a small study suggests.
(BBC News - Health, )

Caroline Wozniacki has been relaxing in training ahead of her first round clash at Wimbledon, playing around with an American football on the practice courts of SW19.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

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