The Essentials of Football Game Play
When watching a game of football, you should know the roles of each player, as well as common football lingo, so that you know what fans and commentators are talking about.
Whether on an offensive or defensive line, each player in a football lineup has a specific job to do. The following figure shows the 4-3 defense (a four down linemen and three linebacker scheme) lined [more…]
Football fans have their own language when they talk about the game. To keep up, it’s useful to know what terms like down, extra point, safety, and snap mean. [more…]
To keep things in small, easily digestible chunks, every football game is divided into quarters and these quarters are divided into smaller segments whenever the game clock stops [more…]