LINEBACKER

Admin | November 8, 2013

Linebackers are defensive players that lines up behind the defensive lineman, and in front of the defensive backfield. Linebackers are usually positioned 3 to 5 yards behind the line of scrimmage, and are standing upright in a two point stance. Teams usually play two types of variations for their linebackers; they either play two outside [...]

WIDE RECEIVER

Admin | March 28, 2013

A wide receiver is a player on an offensive unit in football, whom positions himself at the end of the offensive line. There are usually two of them on a playing field at the same time on opposite ends of the line. The wide receivers main function is to run pass patterns and catch passes [...]

NCAA FOOTBALL

Admin | December 21, 2012

Thursday, December 20 TIME (ET) 8:00 PM Brigham Young vs. San Diego State = Brigham Young SAN DIEGO COUNTY CREDIT UNION POINSETTIA BOWL Friday, December 21 TIME (ET) 7:30 PM Ball State vs. UCF = UCF BEEF ‘O’ BRADY’S BOWL ST. PETERSBURG Saturday, December 22 TIME (ET) 12:00 PM East Carolina vs. Louisiana-Lafayette = East [...]

RUNNING BACK POSITION

Admin | November 8, 2012

Running backs usually lines up behind the quarterback in an offensive formation, they specialize in rushing the football to gain yards. They can also catch passes from the quarterback, and on rare occasions can receive the snap from the center or even pass the football. When a team has an offensive formation that has two [...]

QUARTERBACK

Admin | July 20, 2012

This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license. This file is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution ShareAlike 2.0 License The Quarterback is the player that runs and directs the offense. He usually gets the signal for the play from the coaching staff, and then he calls the play in the [...]

SUPER BOWL CHAMPIONS

Admin | March 21, 2012

Pittsburg Steelers 6Dallas Cowboys 5Sanfrancisco 49ers 5New York Giants 4GreenBay Packers 4New England Patriots 3Washington Redskins 3Los Angeles Raiders 3Miami Dolphins 2Indianapolis Colts 2Denver Broncos 2Tampa Bay Buccaneers 1Baltimore Ravens 1St Louis Rams 1Kansas City Chiefs 1New York Jets 1Chicago Bears 1New Orlean Saints 1 AMERICAN FOOTBALL

SUPER BOWL

Admin | February 5, 2012

The Super Bowl is the annual championship game of the National Football League. The game is between the champions of the American Football Conference(AFC) and the National Football Conference(NFC). The Super Bowl is one of the most popular and anticipated sporting events in the United States. The game attracts football fans all over the country [...]

AMERICAN FOOTBALL IN OTHER COUNTRIES

Admin | November 3, 2011

This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 Generic license. FOOTBALL WEBSITES CANADIAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE AMERICAN FOOTBALL IN EUROPE CENTRAL EUROPEAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OFAMERICAN FOOTBALL AMERICAN FOOTBALL IN RUSSIA AMERICAN FOOTBALL IN SWITZERLAND AMERICAN FOOTBALL ARTICLE American Football Gaining International Popularity By: Jonathon Hardcastle In most parts of the world, [...]

QUARTERBACK

Admin | October 2, 2011

The Quarterback is the player that runs and directs the offense. He usually gets the signal for the play from the coaching staff, and then he calls the play in the huddle. He usually lines up directly behind the center who hikes him the ball to start the play. The quarterback is involved in the [...]

NFL DRAFT

Admin | August 11, 2011

The NFL Draft[1], is held annually in April. It is the major way by which National Football League teams select players (primarily from college football) for their teams. The 2011 NFL Draft took place on April 28-30 at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. Rules for determining draft orderThe draft is determined by [...]