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History

Fantasy sports have a short history, though it may be longer than most people realize. Despite the fact that the mainstream may just now be catching on to the fantasy sports craze, the game has existed in its current form since the 1980s.

For a brief three-part history of fantasy sports, click the links to your left.

The Start will show you the beginnings of fantasy sports.

Popularity will show you how the game has changed over the years.

Fanaticism will give you a glimpse into the popularity of today's fantasy sports.