American football (referred to as football in the United States and Canada, also known as gridiron elsewhere) is a sport played by two teams of eleven players on a rectangular field with goalposts at each end.
Football is a sport played by two teams of eleven players on a rectangular field with goalposts on each end.
The wide receiver, often abbreviated as WR, is responsible for catching passes from the quarterback, a position whose primary on-the-field duties entail throwing the ball and reading defensive coverages.
The WR is one of the more athletic positions in the game.
The down system in American football keeps the game interesting. After all, if the offense kept running plays but never got anywhere, the sport would be really boring.
Join us as we take you through the basics of American Football.
For many people around the world, American Football is difficult to understand. Franco Cuen, a young player explains the basics with lemons and tangerines.
NFL Madden is a professional football game involving players and teams from the National Football League. The game is extremely helpful in terms of understanding the game of football in its most simplest terms. The screenshot above showcases some of the plays or routes your team can execute.
Playing Madden-style games helped inform my understanding of football.
Learn how to understand what you're watching during a game of American football.
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