I know that I promised educational and technology related infographics every Friday, but since it is the Super Bowl this Sunday I thought I'd mix it up a little bit. Here's a fantastically detailed brief history of football from MonsterBet.
People have run around hitting things, kicking things or chasing one another since the dawn of civilization -- but when did games become sports? This infographic captures the history of today's most popular sports.
I don't understand why the American wants to call it "soccer" and their American football "football" when the players hold the ball in "hands" most of the time. This black and white ball is called "FOOTBALL"!
But having converged on the city once again, without any more dawn raids disturbing their sleep and no sign of Blatter, football's global rulers may now believe that this week can actually prove a turning point for the sport after a time of unprecedented crisis.