Football 101 - The Basics of Football
The object of the game is to outscore your opponent by advancing the football into their endzone for as many touchdowns as possible while holding them to as few as possible. There are other ways of scoring, but a touchdown is usually the prime objective.
- The Field
Learn the dimensions of the playing field as well as many of the basic terms associated with a football field.
- The Teams
Each team is comprised of an offense, defense, and special teams.
- Object of the Game
What are all those guys running around on the field trying to accomplish?
- Beginning the Game
Know what's going on right from the opening kickoff!
- Down and Distance
If you can get a grasp on this section, the rest of the game will come with time!
- Methods of Scoring
Learn all the different ways to put points on the scoreboard!