Editor’s Letter

What’s inside the Fall 2017 issue of Howler

Fields up to 200 yards long, a prohibition on forward passing, and, tragically for those of us who love a good howler, no goalkeepers—these are just some of the features of soccer’s original rules, the 14 laws of the game set down by Ebenezer Cobb Morley in 1863. What else would surprise us today? Goalposts were fixed eight feet …