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Offensive Positions and Players

This section will help you score some insight on the players whose primary role is to score touchdowns. There are 11 players on offense at a time. Through a series of plays that involve passing and running the ball, they want to work their way down the field until they get into the end zone. The offense consists of:

Deffensive Positions and Players

Part two is here to help you tackle the roles of the defense. Like the offense, there are 11 defensive players on the field. Their job is to prevent the offense from scoring by tackling players or causing turnovers.

Special Teams Positions and Players

This final segment can help you be savvy with special teams. Specialty players take the field during field goals, punts and kick-offs. These players consist of:

Football Terms

To be sure that you don’t make a false statement about false starts, check out this gridiron glossary to impress your friends with some common football lingo.