Reading: "How Teddy Roosevelt Saved Football" (Progressive Era)

Reading: "How Teddy Roosevelt Saved Football" (Progressive Era)
Reading: "How Teddy Roosevelt Saved Football" (Progressive Era)
Reading: "How Teddy Roosevelt Saved Football" (Progressive Era)
Reading: "How Teddy Roosevelt Saved Football" (Progressive Era)
Reading: "How Teddy Roosevelt Saved Football" (Progressive Era)
Reading: "How Teddy Roosevelt Saved Football" (Progressive Era)
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This is a reading about how Teddy Roosevelt intervened in the early days of football because it was too violent. Roosevelt acts as a progressive - he leads the charge that results in a series of sweeping reforms of football's rules.

There are 5 follow up questions after the reading. This is a good introduction to a Progressive unit in U.S. History.

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