How Harvard Stadium Revolutionized Football Into The Game We Love (Video)

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Football wasn’t always the prolific passing game that the NFL has become.

At its roots, football was purely a passing and kicking game — until Harvard Stadium’s dynamics forced a revolution, of sorts.

NESN.com’s Michaela Vernava reports on the 112-year-old stadium, which is one of just four athletic sites preserved as a national historic landmark. Check it all out in the video below.

Thumbnail photo via Greg M. Cooper/USA TODAY Sports Images

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