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American Football League.


Also, A.F. of L. Unabridged
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  • However, on this opportunity, the AFL took no action against the club.
  • The specially designed jumper had an AFL endorsed yellow band on the left sleeve.
  • The AFL vigorously opposed dual unionism, and the formation of the wlu alarmed gompers.
  • After a few months of bitter conflict in the dta, the AFL strategy began to fail.
  • While the AFL vigorously supported the national war effort, the iww opposed it.
  • Two more cities were awarded AFL franchises later in the year.
  • While the oilers found instant success in the AFL, other teams did not fare as well.
  • As noted below, the AFL got its share of stars long before the common draft.
  • And these were players selected by the AFL long before the common draft.
  • The nfl considers AFL statistics and records equivalent to its own.
British Dictionary definitions for AFL


Australian Football League: the national body for Australian Rules football
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Related Abbreviations for AFL


  1. American Federation of Labor
  2. American Football League
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