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The extra points attempted after scoring a touchdown. Point After TouchDown
When a players jumpes over the line of scrimmage before the ball has been put in play on defense. Encroachment or Offsides.
When the offense illegally starts the play by not having the ball in motion and jumps over the line of scrimmage. False Start
If a player carries the ball across the goal line he/she is defending, and the ball becomes dead while in his/her team's possession, it will be ruled a safety. The team will receive 2 points, and will receive a kick-off Safety
Anyone can throw to anyone(male or female) Open Play
This means a male just completed to a pass to a male; the next play MUST incorporate a girl either throwing or catchinc for positive yards. Closed Play
If a defending player contacts a reciever or removes the receiver's flag before the receiver contacts the ball, it will be penalized as pass interfernce. Pass Interference
may be called at any time after the ball is snapped when a receiver pushes off a defender, it will be considered offensive pass interference. Offensive pass Interference
Passes or hands-off the ball to other players on the team in attempt to make completions and move down feild to score. Usually is very athletic and has a good arm. Quater Back
Line up on the line of scrimmage and run pass routes in attempt to catch the ball from the quaterback. Usually these players have speed and are able to catch the ball well. Receivers
Eligible receivers that normally run shorter pass routes and are looking for the pitch back from the receivers Tight Ends
In a continuous motion, this player puts the ball into play by snapping the ball to the quaterback. This person can then become a receiver or block. Center
Generally , these people are very agile and agressive. They are to prevent the D-linemen from sacking the quaterback by moving their feet. Remeber, no contact is allowed. Arms must be down or behind the back. Offensive Linemen
Genrally, these players are very quick, have good reactions and are aggressive. Sometimes you have one and sometimes you have two, but either way, D linemen are to rush the quaterback after the ball has been snapped from the center to the quaterback. Defensive Linemen
These players sit in the middle of the feild and take away any short passes that may be thrown. These players need to be good at pulling flags and should have a sharp eye on reading the play so that they are able to prevent first downs from occuring... Middle Linebackers
These players are near the outside of the field and take away any plays madeto the outside. They should also be good at reading the play so that they can intercept the ball being thrown into their zone or to the player they are covering. Cornerbacks
These players are the last resort on defense. They cover the long passing routes and try to prevent the ball being caught. These players are normally all and/or quick. Safety
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