Published: Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:51:04 +0000
2017-02-24T11:51:04Z10 Worst Quarterbacks in the NFL
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZOne of the most electrifying running backs in NFL history, Barry Sanders thrilled NFL fans throughout the 90's decade.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZDenver Broncos legend John Elway was one of the most dangerous quarterbacks in NFL history. Check out the details of John Elway's NFL career.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZHow do you play middle linebacker (mike linebacker)? Here's a breakdown of what playing middle linebacker entails.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZCheck out these fantastic football cheerleader pictures taken by your Football guide. This photo gallery contains some of the hottest cheerleader pictures on the internet.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZThis football glossary includes definitions for hundreds of commonly used terms. Intended for new fans, football 101 is useful for almost anyone.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZAlignment and assignment for playing Sam linebacker, as well as their run and pass read.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZThis Johnny Unitas biography outlines his statistics and career highlights. Also included are the career statistics and many awards Johnny Unitas has received.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZEarl Campbell is a Hall-of-Fame running back who played for the Houston Oilers and the New Orleans Saints. Campbell won the Heisman Trophy in 1977.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZThe NFL has produced many great running backs over the years, and picking the best of the best is difficult because it's hard to compare different players from different eras. But after looking at the body of work produced by some of the all-time greats, we've put together a list of our top ten running backs of all time.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZFootball is a sport played by two teams of eleven players on a rectangular field with goalposts on each end.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZUnderstanding down and distance is probably the biggest key to understanding football, and About football will help you figure it out!
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZPreparing for a job interview takes on a different meaning regarding the hiring of a high school football head coach. Coaching applicants are likely to be asked most or all of these interview questions.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZIncludes the basics of playing strong safety, including the alignment, assignment, and read, as well as who should play strong safety.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZUnderstand the basics of the cover 2 zone. Includes assignments for safeties, linebackers, and cornerbacks. Also has an image that shows the zones on the field for cover 2.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZThe job of a defensive end actually is pretty much what it sounds like: Hold down the end of the line of scrimmage and don't let anyone get outside.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZWhat is a defensive line, what do they do, and what makes a good defensive line.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZThe basics of how to play free safety on a football team. Includes information about who should play free safety and what they do.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZSuper Bowl - About Football explains how to get Super Bowl tickets.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZCheck out these fantastic cheerleader pictures taken by your Football guide. This photo gallery contains some of the hottest cheerleader pictures on the internet.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZThis page outlines each football official's responsibilities along with their positioning on the football field
2017-02-24T11:51:04Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >You may have heard
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZAbout Football provides a list of stadiums and cities that have hosted the Super Bowl.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZEvery football player's uniform has a number on it that is unique for that particular team. This chart explains which numbers are assigned to each position in the NFL.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZBasics of the linebacker position in football. Includes information on alignment, who should play, and what they do.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZThose involved with youth football programs often forget teaching proper techniques and fundamentals is much more important than the team's playboook.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZWhat is a cornerback and what do they do? Different techniques are covered, including man-to-man, press coverage, zone/bail technique.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZConsisting of 32 teams, the NFL is organized into a pair of conferences which are sub-divided into divisions.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZDescription of the cover 3 defense, including strengths, weaknesses, and assignments.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZAbout Football defines all the positions played on the defensive side of the ball.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZTicket lawsuit against NFL has merit
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZA play-action pass is misdirection play used by the offense in football.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZAbout Football lists the attendance for every Super Bowl.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZCheck out the results of all of the Dallas Cowboys playoff games throughout NFL history.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZThe NFL's system of Franchise Tags and Transition tags can seem complicated, but this resource explains the difference between the Transition and Franchise player.
2017-02-24T11:51:04Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >The power sweep
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZThis article describes the difference between the strong safety and free safety positions in football.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZInstructional piece on how to play Will linebacker, including alignment, assignments, and key/read. Also includes information on who should play Will linebacker.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZAfter running the football strong side several plays, linebackers and other defenders tend to anticipate the direction of the offensive play. The fullback trap stops defenses from anticipating.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZSchutt, Riddell, and Xenith companies, which emphasize state-of-the-art improvements aimed at reducing the number of concussions suffered by football players, produce three of the best football helmets available.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZAbout Football lists the NFL champions for every season since 1920 along with the AFL champions from 1960 to 1969.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZAbout Football lists the youngest and the oldest coaches and players throughout NFL history.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZAbout Football defines all the specialized positions played on special teams.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZAbout Football offers a timeline of bad boy Terrell Owens' antics during his NFL career.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZAbout Football offers a list of every quarterback to ever start in a Super Bowl. This Super Bowl resource also includes the quarterbacks' age and college attended.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZCheck the history of the Super Bowl year-by-year in this series of articles summarizing the history of the NFL's championship game. This page covering Super Bowl I includes a game recap and scoring summary.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZInsight into the basic fundamentals of catching a football. Beneficial for wide receivers, running backs, or anyone else who might end up catching the ball.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZDeveloping performance evaluation guidelines provides coaches and administrators information important in creating a successful football program.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZAbout Football lists all the players who have won Super Bowls with more than one team.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZAdvice for youth football coaches. Keep it fun, keep it safe, teach the fundamentals, teach good sportsmanship, and build lasting relationships.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZAn explanation of six popular types of fantasy football leagues.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZA strong side twist blitz can be effective in stopping the rush as well as the pass. The strength of the five-man rushing package, however, is dependent on the secondary's ability to disguise coverages.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZThe offensive lineman position in football is detailed, including who should play and how to improve your skills as an offensive lineman.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZDefensive backs.are the defensive football players charged with pass coverage. They're positioned behind the linebackers or near the sidelines.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZCoaches and casual fans can watch the same game and see very different things. Coaches tend to pay attention to a variety of details on each play.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZAn unrestricted free agent may sign with any club, through the first scheduled day of the first NFL training camp (generally late July).
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZHere are some popular and insulting nicknames for NFL teams.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZComplete list of all players that have won MVP
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZLearning the exact dimensions of the field is not necessarily that important, but it is good to have a basic knowledge of the field itself. This page provides the dimensions of the playing field as well as many of the basic terms associated with a football field.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZWhat is a football? What is it made of? How big is a football?
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZAbout Football defines all the positions played on the offensive side of the ball.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZAbout.com Football defines the term restricted free agent.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZCoaching integrity and parental interference top the list of concerns by youth football coaches nationwide.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZWhat is the West Coast Offense? About Football offers a brief introduction explaining the objectives and basics of the West Coast Offense.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZHow to throw a football properly. Four tips for quarterbacks on developing a successful throwing technique.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZThis list provides 5 examples of good life lessons one can glean from the game of football. It includes discipline, perseverance, teamwork, goal setting. It helps parents understand how to help their son not just play the game, but learn from it.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZThese defensive line drills allow football coaches to keep practices interesting and fresh for players. The drills teach proper techniques needed for successful defensive line play during football games.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZThis basics of football tutorial explains all the different methods of scoring in football.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZThe About Football Glossary defines many of the terms related to the game of football. This page offers a definition of the term PAT.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZAbout Football lists the location of all future Super Bowls as they are made official by the NFL.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZFantasy football is a statistics-based game in which players compete against each other by drafting and managing players from NFL teams.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZTo fully utilize the benefits of a 4-3 defensive system, coaches must recognize the importance of implementing the Over and Under defensive calls.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZA diet and nutrition guide for football players: What to eat and what not to eat for success on the football field.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZFootball players wanting to excel at the linebacker position must develop a certain 'nose to the ball' ability, and it starts with coaches teaching the triangle read concept.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZThe tackle is the anchor of a football team's defensive line. There are typically two tackles on the field positioned on the inside of the line.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZLong-time Chicago Bears great Walter Payton was one of the best running backs of all time. About Football outlines his career, including statistics, accomplishments, awards, and more.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZOnce a defense’s tendencies are studied and understood, an offense can run a game plan to highlight their own strengths and the defense’s weaknesses.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZControl your attitude, your mind, and your effort, and you will be a better football player, regardless of how physically talented you are.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZThe list of Atlanta Falcons Hall of Famers is rather short in comparison to some of the other NFL franchises, but they have had a few players who received the ultimate football honor of enshrinement in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZFootball 101: How a football game begins. About.com takes a look at how a traditional football game begins.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZO.J. Simpson is one of the greatest running backs and one of the most infamous characters in NFL history. Check out the details of O.J. Simpson's NFL career.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZFundamentals of the wide receiver position in football, including who should play, where they line up, and how to improve as a wide receiver.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZOffenses lining up in a two-back power set can cause problems for defenses. Shifting to the eagle defensive alignment is a successful response.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZTop 10 Reasons to Love/Hate Cam Newton
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZA wide receiver slip screen pass pressures a defensive secondary that is aligned deep.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZCheck the success of every winning Super Bowl team the year following their championship season.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZTop Five NFL Quarterbacks Most Likely to Lose their Jobs
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZFunny Football Quotes - About Football has put together a collection of funny football quotes.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZFor football players playing defense, this article contains information on how to read an offensive formation, and determining the strong and weak side.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZUsing Multiple-I looks, you can control the clock running Iso, Toss Sweep, Fullback Trap, Counter, and Reverse.
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2017-02-24T11:51:04ZThe 3-4 defense is used by many NFL football teams. Learn the basics of this arrangement and how the players are used in this defensive strategy.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZHerb Adderley - A biography of NFL legend and Pro Football Hall of Fame cornerback Herb Adderley that includes his career highlights.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZAbout Football offers a timeline of antics by controversial wide receiver Randy Moss during his NFL career.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZIn football, the secondary is the name given to the group of players that make up the defensive backfield.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZThe Over/Under 4-3 defense is a variation of the basic 4-3 defense. This page explains which players are used, and illustrates their alignment on the field.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZRandy Moss gets a lot of negative press for his antics, but his list of accomplishments is even greater. He is considered to be one of the best ever.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZHow to calculate a quarterback rating.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZCompares the shotgun formation to the pistol formation in football.
2017-02-24T11:51:04ZThere have been about 200 father-son combinations in the NFL, and About Football ranks the best of all-time.