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30/09/1939 NBC broadcasts the first televised American football game

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The Tournament Of Roses - The Rose Bowl Game (1940)

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Central Football in 1940

The 1939 Waynesburg vs. Fordham football game was a college football game between the Fordham Rams and the Waynesburg Yellow Jackets played in 1939. The game was played at Triborough Stadium on New York City's Randall's Island. Fordham won the game 34–7. Broadcast by NBC, the contest was the first American football game ever televised.