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Football Positions - Defensive End Details and Techniques
The 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.

How to Play Football - Position Profiles
About Football outlines the skills needed to play each position on the football field and the duties each entails.

About Football - Defensive Strategy
Many of the defensive strategies used in the game of football are outlined in an easy-to-understand format.

The Basics of the 3-4 Defense in Football
The 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.

How to Play Defensive Tackle
The 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.

What Is a Defensive Back in Football?
Defensive backs.are the defensive football players charged with pass coverage. They're positioned behind the linebackers or near the sidelines.

NFL Teams - The Latest on Your Favorite NFL Teams
Get all the latest news on your favorite NFL team, along with current rosters, depth charts, schedules, transactions, and NFL team history.

NFL Franchise Genealogy - Year by Year
The roots of every NFL football team can be traced in this year-by-year NFL genealogy section. List includes the year each team began play and more.

About Football - NFL History
About Football offers a tremendous collection of resources designed to outline NFL history. Trace the timeline of the National Football League with the final standings for each season, legends of the game, annual NFL awards, records, Super Bowl history, and much more NFL history.

NFL Most Value Players: Complete list of MVPs
Complete list of all players that have won MVP

Chicago Bears - Chicago Bears News, Commentary, and Information
Explore the history and the present of the Chicago Bears with these resources that include the lastest news, schedules, and more! Also keep up on the latest Chicago Bears discussions.

NFL Teams - Kansas City Chiefs
Get all the latest Kansas City Chiefs news, stats, pictures, and much more.

About Football - Houston Texans
Get all the Houston Texans latest news, stats, schedules, roster, and depth chart along with information on the history of the franchise.

About Football - Pittsburgh Steelers
Get coverage of the Pittsburgh Steelers includes news, pictures, statistics, history, and much more.

About Football - Seattle Seahawks
Follow the Seattle Seahawks with current statistics, schedules, rosters, pictures, and more.

About Football - Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Get all the latest Tampa Bay Buccaneers news, pictures, stats, and rumors, along with details of the franchise history.

About Football - Tennessee Titans
Get all the latest Tennessee Titans news and information, including stats, schedules, history, game recaps, player profiles and more.

Firing Pittsburgh Steelers Coach Mike Tomlin
Pittsburgh Steelers coach should be fired, puzzling Packers, Broncos schedule

Top 10 Legendary Party Boys in the NFL
Top 10 drinkers and womanizers in NFL history

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NFL Draft on About Football - NFL Draft Resources
There are tons of NFL draft resources here including mock drafts, NFL draft history, NFL Draft Prospects, team needs, positional rankings, and more!

About Football: NFL News, Analysis and Information
Learn about football teams, players and rules. Coverage includes the NFL regular season, playoffs, Super Bowl, news, analysis, predictions and results.

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Jared Goff, Paxton Lynch Among Those Who Will Beat Out Veterans
Top Five NFL Quarterbacks Most Likely to Lose their Jobs

Blockbuster Trades Hallmark of This Year's Draft
Blockbuster Trades Hallmark of This Year's NFL Draft

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Jaguars Top Nearly Everyone's Big Winner List
2016 NFL Draft Biggest Winners

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Super Bowl History
About Football's Super Bowl history provides Super Bowl recaps, game summaries, Super Bowl MVPs, stadiums, all-time standings, and entertainers.

Three Best Football Helmets for Reducing Concussions
Schutt, 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.

The Super Bowls Youngest and Oldest Players and Coaches
About Football lists the youngest and the oldest coaches and players throughout NFL history.

NFL - National Football League
All the latest news and info on the National Football League.

NFL Player Profiles
About Football offers a brief preview of many of the top NFL players.

Funny Football Quotes by Players, Coaches & Announcers
Funny Football Quotes - About Football has put together a collection of funny football quotes.

Funny Football Quotes by Players, Coaches & Announcers
Funny Football Quotes - About Football has put together a collection of funny football quotes.

Player Profile: Ndamukong Suh
In-Depth Player Profile of Miami Defensive Tackle Ndamukong Suh

NFL History - Defunct NFL Franchises
Over the years, NFL teams have come and gone for one reason or another. About Football lists these defunct NFL franchises along with their years of existence.

Football Plays and Formations
About Football illustrates many of the common basic football plays and formations.

Interview Questions For a Football Head Coach Applicant
Preparing 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.

What Are the Shotgun and Pistol Formations in Football?
Compares the shotgun formation to the pistol formation in football.

NFL Rumors - All the Latest NFL Rumors
Check out all the latest NFL rumors including trade talk, NFL Draft rumors, coaching changes, free agent findings, and many more of the hottest NFL rumors.

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Five College Players Who Are Locks For NFL Rosters
NFL Draft: Can't-Miss Prospects

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2016 Defensive End Class is Deep and Talented
NFL Draft: Top Five Defensive End Prospects

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About Football - Indianapolis Colts
Stay abreast of all the latest Indianapolis Colts news and information or explore the history of the franchise.

About Football - Jacksonville Jaguars
Follow all the latest Jacksonville Jaguars news and information, explore their history, or discuss them on the About Football Forum.

About Football - New York Giants
These New York Giants resources provide statistics, schedules, ticket info, pictures, results, and more.

NFL Teams - New York Jets
Follow all the latest New York Jets news, stats, and more, or explore the history of the franchise.

About Football - Oakland Raiders
Check out all the latest stats, schedules, pictures, and more Oakland Raiders information.

About Football - Philadelphia Eagles
Get all the latest Philadelphia Eagles news, rumors, stats, pictures, and ticket information along with information on the history of the franchise.

About Football - San Diego Chargers
Track the San Diego Chargers latest news, check their current statistics, explore their franchise history, and much more.

About Football - St. Louis Rams
About Football leads you to the latest St. Louis Rams team and player news, schedules, pictures, ticket information, statistics, and more.

About Football - Washington Redskins
Get all the latest Washington Redskins news, rumors, pictures, ticket info, and more.

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Goff and Wentz Top List of Top Quarterback Prospects
2016 NFL Draft: Top Five Quarterbacks

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Football 101 - Understanding the Game of American Football
Whether you're a football beginner or just want to expand your knowledge of the game, this football 101 section at About Football will guide you through the basics of the game and much more!

How to Play Football - How to Coach Football
Whether you're a prospective player or football coach, About Football has the resources to aid you in your (or your players') development. So let us help you learn how to play football or how to coach football.

How to Play Football - Basic Football Skills for Beginners
Throwing, catching, blocking, carrying, and kicking the ball. Instruction on all the basic football skills.

Football for Beginners - Things to Know Before You Begin
There are a lot of things to consider before you or your child jump into the sport of football and About Football looks at what you need to know before you begin.

How to Play Football - Intermediate Football Instruction
Once you've mastered the basics of football, you're ready to move on to the next level of how to play football. We've put together this library of intermediate football instructions to aid in your development.

NFL Rules - What is a Reception?
Based on official NFL rules, what is a reception?

About Football Glossary - PAT
The About Football Glossary defines many of the terms related to the game of football. This page offers a definition of the term PAT.

About Football - Legenday NFL Coaches
About Football profiles some of the greatest coaches in NFL history. Profiles include coaching record, championships, and career highlights of each.

About Football - NFL Franchise Genealogy
Trace the genealogy of all NFL franchises with a timeline of team movement and entry into the league.

All-Time NFL Leaders
About Football lists the NFL's current all-time statistical leaders from rushing and receiving to passing, interceptions, and sacks

NFL Follies: Funny nicknames for NFL teams
Here are some popular and insulting nicknames for NFL teams.

Super Bowl News - Super Bowl History
Check out all the latest Super Bowl information, including Super Bowl news, history, commercials, and more!

About Football - Youth Football
About Football pulls together a variety of resources to aid those coaching or playing youth football. Check out information on all levels of youth football.

About Football - NFL Legends of the Game
About Football provides profiles of the greatest football players in the history of the game. Read about their careers, check their career stats, or research the career achievements of these NFL Legends.

About Football - Football Rules
Explore summaries of the rules of the NFL, NCAA, Arena football and other football leagues with resources that highlight the basics. Also included are explanations of variations from traditional football rules.

About Football - Football Procedures
Many of the procedures used in football, like tie-breaking formulas, scheduling procedures, and the uniform numbering system, are explained in an easy-to-understand format.

About Football - Football Positions
About Football identifies and defines each of the basic football positions on offense and defense, as well as the specialized positions on special teams.

About Football - Frequently Asked Questions
About Football provides the answer to many of the most frequently asked questions related to football.

About Football - Officiating
About Football explains the differences in football officials, instructs you on how to become a football official, and offers resources outlining the game's penalties and signals.

About Football - Football Penalties
These football resources explain the illegal plays that result in various penalties, the yardage each carries, and the signals used by the officials.

What is an Unrestricted Free Agent? - Definition
An unrestricted free agent may sign with any club, through the first scheduled day of the first NFL training camp (generally late July).

People Who Have Won Super Bowls as Both a Player and Coach
The following people have been fortunate enough to have won Super Bowls as both a player and coach.

Backup QB Field is Shrinking, But Here Are Five Solid Choices
Top Five Backup Quarterbacks in the NFL

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About Football Glossary - End Zone
The About Football Glossary defines many of the terms related to the game of football. This page offers a definition of the term end zone.

Fantasy Football - Fantasy Football Cheat Sheets Mock Drafts and More
About Football provides all your fantasy football resources with fantasy tips including fantasy football cheat sheets, mock drafts, and more!

Cleveland Browns - Cleveland Browns News, Commentary, and Information
About Football provides current Cleveland Browns schedule, news, and information, along with all the latest Cleveland Browns discussions.

Football Basics - The 3-4 Eagle Defense
The 3-4 Eagle defense evolved from Buddy Ryan's 46 defense. This page explains which players are used in the 3-4 Eagle formation, and illustrates their alignment on the field.

Types of Fantasy Football Leagues
About Football defines the different types of fantasy football leagues.

Free Fantasy Football Cheat Sheets - Fantasy Football Cheat Sheets
These fantasy football cheat sheets will help you decide which players to use on your fantasy football team.

Fantasy Football Basics and Strategy
About Football guides you through the basics of fantasy football and gives you an advantage over the competition with these solid fantasy football strategies.

Fantasy Football Player Classifications - Fantasy Football
From studs to duds and sleepers to busts, we'll help you gain an advantage on your competition with these fantasy football player classifications. Gambles, over the hill, contract year, super sleepers; we've got it all!

Fantasy Football Research Resources
Fantasy football research resources designed to help you catch that rising star or avoid the guys in poor situations or on the decline.

2010 NFL Free Agents
About Football lists the status of all NFL free agents for the current offseason.

About Football - NFL Stadiums
Get information on all NFL stadiums, including ticket and parking information, directions, seating capacity, history and more.

NFL - NFL Schedules and Results
About Football provides the NFL's schedule in week-by-week format for the preseason, regular season, and post-season. Schedules are also available for each NFL team.

Detroit Lions Schedule and Results
About Football provides the Detroit Lions schedule along with results of all their action.

NFL Draft - NFL Draft Discussions
Who will be the first pick in the NFL Draft? Who are the best players available? Join in on these and all the latest discussions related to the NFL Draft!

NFL Draft Basics - Miscellaneous Information
These NFL Draft pages provide lots of miscellaneous information. Included is the date, time, selection process, and more odds and ends on the NFL Draft.

Detroit Lions Players - Lions Player Profiles
About Football profiles many of the Detroit Lions players.

Arizona Cardinals History, Franchise Information, Pictures, and Trivia
Having formed in 1898 as the Morgan Athletic Club, the Arizona Cardinals are the oldest franchise in the NFL. About.com offers a library of related facts, history, and trivia.

Atlanta Falcons - Atlanta Falcons History, Franchise Information, Pictures, and Trivia!
Follow the Atlanta Falcons with this library of Atlanta Falcons resources providing information on the franchise, players, team history, and trivia!

Baltimore Ravens - Baltimore Ravens News, Commentary, and Information
Get all the latest Baltimore Ravens news, statistics, schedule, and more along with resources outlining team history.

Buffalo Bills - Buffalo Bills News, Commentary, and Information
Explore the latest Buffalo Bills news, stats, players, schedule, depth chart, and more with these fantastic Buffalo Bills resources.

Carolina Panthers - Carolina Panthers News, Commentary, and Information
Get all the latest Carolina Panthers news, scores, and stats along with information on the coaching staff, history of the team, depth charts, and more.

Cincinnati Bengals - Cincinnati Bengals News, Commentary, and Information
Follow all the latest Cincinnati Bengals news, schedule, results and more. Also keep up on the latest Cincinnati Bengals discussions.

Dallas Cowboys - Dallas Cowboys News, Commentary, and Information
Followers of America's Team can keep up with the Dallas Cowboys with these resources leading to team information, news, and Dallas Cowboys history.

Green Bay Packers - Green Bay Packers News, Commentary, and Information
Get the scoop on the Green Bay Packers with all the latest news and information. These resources cover everything from a history of the franchise to the latest news and statistics.

Denver Broncos - Denver Broncos News, Commentary, and Information
Get all the latest news, stats, scores, and more on the Denver Broncos. Resources on the history of the franchise are also available.

NFL Draft History - About Football's NFL Draft History Resources
Research NFL Draft history including draft results by year or team. Also includes a list of all the No. 1 draft picks in NFL Draft history.

2012 NFL Draft Prospects - NFL Draft Prospect Profiles
These player profiles analyze all the top 2012 NFL Draft prospects. About Football will continue to build this library of 2012 NFL Draft prospects as the big day approaches.

2012 NFL Draft Prospects - NFL Draft Positional Rankings
Who are the top football players in the 2012 NFL Draft? From quarterback to cornerback, all the top NFL Draft prospects have been analyzed and ranked by position.

About Football - Miami Dolphins
Follow all the latest Miami Dolphins news, stats, schedules, roster, depth chart, along with resources covering the history of the franchise.

About Football - Minnesota Vikings
These Minnesota Vikings resources will provide you with the latest statistics, schedules, results, pictures, ticket info, and more.

About Football - New England Patriots
About Football leads you to the latest New England Patriots news, stats, roster, depth chart, team history, and more!

About Football - New Orleans Saints
Get all the latest New Orleans Saints news, stats, pictures, ticket information, schedule, roster, team reports, and much more.

San Francisco 49ers - An Index of San Francisco 49ers Resources
Get all the latest San Francisco 49ers team news, schedule, results, and current information, along with all the latest discussions related to the San Francisco 49ers.

NFL Scandals
NFL scandals

Miami Dolphins History
About Football helps you explore the history of the Miami Dolphins.

Kansas City Chiefs Players
About Football profiles many of the Kansas City Chiefs players.

Miami Dolphins players
About Football offers profiles on many of the Miami Dolphins players.

Kansas City Chiefs History
About Football helps you explore the history of the Kansas City Chiefs.

Kansas City Chiefs Schedule and Results
About Football provides the Schedule and Results for the Kansas City Chiefs.

Miami Dolphins Schedule and Results
About Football provides the Miami Dolphins schedule along with results of all their action.

Philadelphia Eagles Schedule and Results
About Football provides the Philadelphia Eagles schedule along with the results of all their action.

Minnesota Vikings Players - Vikings Player Profiles
About Football offers profiles of many of the Minnesota Vikings players.

New England Patriots Players - Patriots Player Profiles
About Football profiles many of the New England Patriots players.

New Orleans Saints Players - Saints Player Profiles
About Football profiles many of the New Orleans Saints players.

New York Giants History
About Football helps you explore the illustrious New York Giants history.

New York Giants Players - Giants Player Profiles
About Football profiles many of the New York Giants players.

New York Giants Schedule
Check out the New York Giants schedule and results.

Philadelphia Eagles Players - Eagles Player Profiles
About Football profiles many of the Philadelphia Eagles players.

Pittsburgh Steelers Players - Steelers Player Profiles
About Football profiles many of the Pittsburgh Steelers players.

San Diego Chargers History
About Football helps you explore the San Diego Chargers history.

Minnesota Vikings History
About Football helps you explore Minnesota Vikings history.

New England Patriots - New England Patriots History and Trivia
About Football helps you explore New England Patriots history from their beginning in Boston in November of 1959.

Pittsburgh Steelers History - Pittsburgh Steelers Trivia
About Football provides the resources to track the illustrious history of the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Minnesota Vikings Schedule & Results
About Football provides the schedule and results of all the Minnesota Vikings action.

New Orleans Saints Schedule and Results
About Football Provides the schedule and results for all the New Orleans Saints action.

Pittsburgh Steelers Schedule - Pittsburgh Steelers Results
About Football provides the schedule and results for the Pittsburgh Steelers.

New England Patriots Schedule - New England Patriots Results
About Football provides the schedule and results for the New England Patriots.

New England Patriots - New England Patriots Team Info
Meet all the members of the New England Patriots with this roster, depth chart, coaching staff, and transactions.

Philadelphia Eagles History
About Football helps you explore Philadelphia Eagles history.

New York Giants Roster and More
Meet all the members of the New York Giants with this roster, depth chart, coaching staff, transactions, and more!

New York Jets History
About Football helps you track the New York Jets history.

New York Jets Players - Jets Player Profiles
About Football profiles many of the New York Jets players.

New York Jets Roster and More
Meet all the members of the New York Jets with this roster, depth chart, coaching staff, transactions and more!

New York Jets Schedule
Check the New York Jets schedule and results.

Tennessee Titans Players - Titans Player Profiles
About Football profiles many of the Tennessee Titans players.

San Diego Chargers Players - Chargers Player Profiles
About Football offers profiles on many of the San Diego Chargers players.

San Diego Chargers Roster and More
Meet all the members of the San Diego Chargers with this roster, depth chart, coaching staff, and transactions.

San Diego Chargers Schedule
Check the San Diego Chargers schedule as well as the results of past action.

San Francisco 49ers Players - 49ers Player Profiles
About Football profiles many of the San Francisco 49ers players.

Seattle Seahawks History
About Football helps you explore Seattle Seahawks history.

Seattle Seahawks Players - Seahawks Player Profiles
Check out the profiles of many of the Seattle Seahawks players.

St. Louis Rams History
About Football explores the St. Louis Rams history.

St. Louis Rams Players - Rams Player Profiles
About Football profiles many of the St. Louis Rams players.

St. Louis Rams Schedule
Check the St. Louis Rams schedule and the results of all their action.

Seattle Seahawks Schedule
Check the Seattle Seahawks schedule along with the results of all their action.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Players - Buccaneers Player Profiles
Check the profiles of many of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers players.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Schedule
Check the Tampa Bay Buccaneers schedule and results of all their action.

Tennessee Titans History
About Football helps you explore Tennessee Titans history.

San Francisco 49ers Schedule and Results
Check out the San Francisco 49ers schedule and rresults of all their on-field action.

Houston Texans Schedule
Check out the Houston Texans schedule and results.

Indianapolis Colts - Indianapolis Colts History
About Football provides the resources to track the history of the Indianpolis Colts.

Indianapolis Colts Players - Colts Player Profiles
About Football profiles many of the Indianapolis Colts players.

Indianapolis Colts - Indianapolis Colts Schedule
Check out the Indianapolis Colts schedule along with results of all their games.

Oakland Raiders History
Explore the Oakland Raiders history.

Oakland Raiders Schedule
Check the Oakland Raiders schedule and results.

Washington Redskins Players - Redskins Player Profiles
Check out the profiles of many of the Washington Redskins players.

Oakland Raiders Resources
About Football has compiled a listing of all the best Oakland Raiders resources available around the internet.

Washington Redskins Resources
About Football has compiled a listing of all the best Washington Redskins resources available around the internet.

Washington Redskins Schedule and Results
About Football provides the Washington Redskins schedule and results of all their action.

Tennessee Titans Schedule and Results
About Football provides the schedule and results for all the Tennessee Titans action.

NFL Draft Offensive Linemen Prospects - NFL Draft Offensive Linemen Profiles and Scouting Reports
About Football profiles all the top offensive linemen in the upcoming NFL draft.

NFL Draft Running Back Prospects - NFL Draft Running Back Profiles and Scouting Reports
About Football profiles all the top running backs in the upcoming NFL draft.

NFL Draft Defensive Linemen Prospects - NFL Draft Defensive Linemen Profiles and Scouting Reports
About Football profiles all the top defensive linemen in the upcoming NFL draft.

NFL Draft Wide Receiver Prospects - NFL Draft Wide Receiver Profiles and Scouting Reports
About Football profiles all the top quarterbacks in the upcoming NFL draft.

NFL Draft Tight End Prospects - NFL Draft Tight End Profiles and Scouting Reports
About Football profiles all the top tight ends in the upcoming NFL draft.

NFL Draft Linebacker Prospects - NFL Draft Linebacker Profiles and Scouting Reports
About Football profiles all the top linebackers in the upcoming NFL draft.

NFL Draft Quarterback Prospects
About Football profiles all the top quarterbacks in the upcoming NFL draft.

NFL Draft Cornerback Prospects - NFL Draft Cornerback Profiles and Scouting Reports
About Football profiles all the top cornerbacks in the upcoming NFL draft.

Jacksonville Jaguars - Jacksonville Jaguars Players
About Football profiles many of the Jacksonville Jaguars players.

Jacksonville Jaguars Schedule and Results
About Football provides the schedule and results for the Jacksonville Jaguars.

Football Drills - Football Practice Drills to Help Develop Football Skills
Develop your own or your players' football skills with these time-tested football drills.

Football Coaching Tips and Techniques - How to Coach Football
Football coaching tips designed to teach you how to coach football.

Teaching Proper Football Techniques
Training athletes to effectively play the individual positions in football includes teaching the proper football techniques.

Football Equipment - Football Equipment Descriptions, Use, and Care
Descriptions of the many different pieces of football equipment and their uses, along with the proper way to care for it all.

Safety Issues in Football - Football Safety Issues
In a physical sport like football, safety issues are always a big concern. Learn what situations to watch for and how to deal with them.

Football Conditioning - Conditioning Drills for Football
Want to whip your players into football shape? These football conditioning drills will have your players ready to go full speed every play.

Worst to First?
The five NFL teams most likely to go from worst to first.

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Free Agency Slows Down, Here's the Best of the Rest
Top Seven NFL Free Agents Left

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Top-Five NFL Players Who Should Retire
Top-Five NFL Players Who Should Retire Now

The Worst of the 2015 NFL Season
Psychotic Breakdowns, Brain Concussions and Sex Scandals: The Worst of the 2015 NFL Season

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NCAA Football - College Football
Keep up with college football news, scores, schedules, stats, and much more. These college football resources also explore the history of the game of at the collegiate level.

College Football Awards - Heisman Trophy Winners
A list of all winners of college football's highest award, the Heisman Trophy.

How to Throw a Football: 4 Steps to Great Passing
How to throw a football properly. Four tips for quarterbacks on developing a successful throwing technique.

Super Bowl I: January 15, 1967 Los Angeles
Check 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.

How to Play Wide Receiver - Beginner's Info
Fundamentals of the wide receiver position in football, including who should play, where they line up, and how to improve as a wide receiver.

Possession Football Terminology
The About Football Glossary defines many of the terms related to the game of football. This page offers a definition of the term possession.

Atlanta Falcons Hall of Fame Players
The 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.

Retired Arizona Cardinals Uniform Numbers
One of the biggest honors a team can bestow upon its players is to retire their uniform number. Over the better part of a century, the Arizona Cardinals have retired the uniform numbers of just a handful of players.

The 3-4 Defense Football Play
A 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.

Coaching Problems Main Concern in Youth Football
Coaching integrity and parental interference top the list of concerns by youth football coaches nationwide.

Double Lead Out of Maryland-I Formation
The Maryland-I, or Stack-I formation, with its pair of fullbacks, creates an offensive advantage when in short yardage or goal line situations.

Football Fundamentals for Young Players
Those involved with youth football programs often forget teaching proper techniques and fundamentals is much more important than the team's playboook.

Wildcat Offense Explained
About Football explains the Wildcat Offense.

Disguising and Stemming Coverage on Defense
The basics of disguising and stemming to prevent the offense from reading the coverage. Learn what disguising coverage is, and why it's necessary and effective.

Catching a Football Tips
Insight into the basic fundamentals of catching a football. Beneficial for wide receivers, running backs, or anyone else who might end up catching the ball.

Nickel Back Defensive Position
Describes the football position of nickel back. Includes information on who should play nickel back and when the nickel package is used in football.

Tips for Playing Strong Safety
Includes the basics of playing strong safety, including the alignment, assignment, and read, as well as who should play strong safety.

Defensive Line Positions Explained
What is a defensive line, what do they do, and what makes a good defensive line.

Sam (Strong Line) Linebacker Tips
Alignment and assignment for playing Sam linebacker, as well as their run and pass read.

How to play middle linebacker (Mike Linebacker)
How do you play middle linebacker (mike linebacker)? Here's a breakdown of what playing middle linebacker entails.

NFL Team Origins, Franchises, and Name Changes
The roots of every NFL football team can be traced in this year-by-year NFL genealogy section. List includes the year each NFL team began play, franchise movement, and team name changes.

Randy Moss Career Controversies
About Football offers a timeline of antics by controversial wide receiver Randy Moss during his NFL career.

Randy Moss Bio and Accomplishments
Randy 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.

Johnny Unitas Profile and Career Highlights
This Johnny Unitas biography outlines his statistics and career highlights. Also included are the career statistics and many awards Johnny Unitas has received.

Super Bowl Winners' Follow-up Seasons
Check the success of every winning Super Bowl team the year following their championship season.

Super Bowl Players on Multiple Teams
About Football lists all the players who have won Super Bowls with more than one team.

Fathers and Sons in Super Bowl History
Check out all the father and son combinations who have made it to the Super Bowl.

Football 101 and the Object of the Game
Football 101 - About Football explains the object of the game of football.

Dallas Cowboys History
The Dallas Cowboys are among the more illustrious franchises in the NFL and all of sports. This Dallas Cowboys time line traces the history of the franchise.

About the Dallas Cowboys - Dallas Cowboys History - Page 2
This Dallas Cowboys time line traces the history of the Dallas Cowboys franchise. (Page Two). Page 2.

Super Bowl Game-Time Temperatures in History
The Super Bowl has been played in a variety of locations over the years. The coldest was in New Orleans, the warmest in Los Angeles.

College Bowl Invitation System
Confused about which team goes where in the current college bowl system? You're not alone. This chart is a guide to college bowl invitations that explains which teams from which conferences are eligible for each of the particular bowl games.

Super Bowl Games and Stadiums
About Football provides a list of stadiums and cities that have hosted the Super Bowl.

History of Super Bowl V
Check 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 V includes a game recap and scoring summary.

History of Super Bowl III
Check 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 III includes a game recap and scoring summary.

History of Super Bowl II
Check 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 II includes a game recap and scoring summary.

NFL Offensive Line Rankings
Offensive line rankings - Before you make your final decision on who to draft, check our NFL offensive line rankings to see who has an advantage as well as who's at a disadvantage.

History of Super Bowl XVI
Check 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 XVI includes a game recap.

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Best of the NFL, 2015
Top 10 NFL Highlights from a Wild, Wild Season

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Top-Six Free Agent Quarterbacks
Top-Six Free Agent Quarterbacks and Where They Will Go

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Free Agency: Top Five Pass Rushers
Von Miller Tops NFL Free Agent Dream List

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Cam's Cowardice Costs Carolina
Cam's Cowardice Costs Carolina in Super Bowl 50

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Super Bowl 50: Top 10 Most Likely Heroes and Goats
Manning to Shine, Cam to Shrivel on the Big Stage?

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The Top 10 Super Bowl Players of All Time
The Top 10 Super Bowl Players of All Time

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Is the Carolina Quarterback a Showboat or Just a Fun Guy?
Top 10 Reasons to Love/Hate Cam Newton

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Super Bowl Goats Through the Years
Pete Carroll is No. 1 on the list for Big Game Blunders

Marshawn Lynch - Profile of 2007 NFL Draft Prospect Marshawn Lynch
About Football profiles Marshawn Lynch's strengths and weaknesses for the 2007 NFL Draft.

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NFL Conference Championships: Defense Rules
NFL Conference Championships: Defense Rules for Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers

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AFC Conference Championship Up FOr grabs
Five Reasons Why the Broncos Will Beat the Patriots in AFC Conference Championship Game

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Patriots, Panthers, Cardinals and Broncos Advance
NFL Divisional Round: Patriots, Panthers, Cardinals and Broncos Advance

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NFL Divisional Round: Previews and Picks
NFL Divisional Round: Previews and Picks

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NFL Home Teams All Blow Playoff Games
Five Biggest Takeaways From a Wild-Card NFL Weekend

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Wild, Wild-Card Weekend in the NFL
Wild, Wild-Card Weekend in the NFL: Picks and Previews

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Week 17 Winners and Losers
Week 17 in the NFL: Winners and Losers

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NFL Week 17: Previews and Picks
NFL Week 17: Previews and Picks

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2008 NFL Draft Results, Rounds 6-7
Take a look at the results of rounds 6 and 7 of the 2008 NFL Draft. Page 3.

2007 NFL Draft Results Sixth Round
Take a look at the rounds six and seven results from the 2007 NFL Draft. Page 4.

Pros and Cons of BCS vs. Playoffs Debate in College Football
Take a look at the pros and cons of having a BCS or playoff system in place for NCAA Division 1-A football. Page 2.

1998 NFL Draft Results, Rounds 1 and 2
The results of all seven rounds of the 1998 National Football League Draft. Page 1 of 4, this one covering rounds one and two.

NFL Draft History - 1998 NFL Draft Results - Rounds 3 and 4
About Football lists the results of all seven rounds of the 1998 NFL Draft. This page covers rounds three and four. Page 2.

NFL Draft History - 1998 NFL Draft Results - Round 7
About Football lists the results of all seven rounds of the 1998 NFL Draft. This page covers rounds seven. Page 4.

NFL Draft History - 1998 NFL Draft Results - Rounds 5 and 6
About Football lists the results of all seven rounds of the 1998 NFL Draft. This page covers rounds five and six. Page 3.

About Football Glossary - Crackback
The About Football Glossary defines many of the terms related to the game of football. This page offers a definition of the term crackback.

Football Officials and Their Duties
This page outlines each football official's responsibilities along with their positioning on the football field

Winners, Whiners and Unlikely Losers
NFL Week 16: Winners and Losers

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Football 101 - Uniform Numbering System
Every 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.

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NFL Week 16: Previews and Picks
NFL Week 16: Previews and Picks

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NFL Week 15 Winners and Losers
NFL Week 15 Winners and Losers

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NFL Week 15 Previews and Picks
NFL Week 15 Previews and Picks

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NFL Week 14: Winners and Losers
NFL Week 14: Winners and Losers

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NFL Week 14: Previews and Picks
NFL Week 14 Previews and Picks

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Week 13: Winners and Losers
Biggest Winners and Losers from Week 13 in the NFL

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About Football Glossary - Snap
A snap is the action in which the ball is thrown or handed backwards by the center to a recipient.

About Football Glossary - Strength of Victory
Strength of victory refers to the combined winning percentages of the opponents that a team has beaten. It is part of the NFL’s tiebreaking procedure.

About Football Glossary - Forward Progress
Forward progress is a location on the football field to which a ball carrier’s forward momentum takes him before he is tackled by the defense.

Football Face Mask: More Than Just a Piece of Gear
Face mask has dual meanings in football. Face mask can refer to the bars attached to the front of a football helmet, or it can refer to a penalty.

About Football Glossary - Delay of Game
Delay of game is a penalty in football called on a team for failing to put the ball in play before the play clock expires.

About Football Glossary - Pocket
The pocket is the area of protection in the backfield provided by the offensive linemen for the quarterback when he drops back to pass the ball.

About Football Glossary - Pooch Kick
A pooch kick, also known as a squib kick, is a short, low, line drive kickoff that often bounces around before it is fielded by the receiving team.

About Football Glossary - Wideout
A wideout, also known as a wide receiver, or simply a receiver, is an offensive player whose primary job is to catch passes from the quarterback.

What Is a Takeaway in Football?
A takeaway is when a defense forces a turnover and takes the ball from the offensive team, thereby gaining possession.

About Football Glossary - Illegal Shift
An illegal shift is a foul by the offense where a player fails to set prior to the snap.

About Football Glossary - Clipping
Clipping is an illegal block in which a player hits an opponent from behind, typically at waist level or below.

About Football Glossary - Chain Gang
The chain gang is a group of officials' assistants whose job is to mark where a team begins a series and how far they need to go to get a first down.

About Football Glossary - Running into the Kicker
Running into the kicker is a penalty called as a result of making incidental contact with a placekicker or punter after the ball has been kicked.

About Football Glossary - Check Off
A check off is when a player, generally the quarterback, alters the play call at the line of scrimmage. A check off is also known as an audible.

About Football Glossary - Cut Back
A cut back is a move where an offensive player in possession of the ball switches directions during a run.

Football Lingo: What Does Pulling Mean?
Pulling is when a player leaves his present and typical blocking assignment to pick up a different assignment on the opposite side of the field.

About Football Glossary - Stunt
A stunt is a pass-rushing maneuver by defenders in which they alter their course to the quarterback hoping to confuse and evade the offensive linemen.

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Week 13 in the NFL: Previews and Picks
Week 13 in the NFL: Previews and Picks

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Broncos Wilt in Super Bowl 2014, Seahawks Cruise
Super Bowl 2014 coverage and analysis

Brother vs. Brother in NFL? There are Tons of Them
The Top 10 brother combinations in NFL history

Top 10 NFL Talent Scouts
Top 10 NFL Talent Scouts

The Worst Criminals in Annalls of NFL
Top Ten NFL Criminals

About Football Glossary - Illegal Formation
An illegal formation is a penalty that is called against the offense for failing to line up prior to the snap according to specific guidelines.

About Football Glossary - Screen Pass
A screen pass is a play where the quarterback fakes a long pass, but instead throws a short pass to a receiver who is positioned behind blockers.

About Football Glossary - Slot
The slot is a gap in the line between the outside offensive linemen (tackle) and the player positioned closest to the sideline (wide receiver).

About Football Glossary - Front Seven
The front seven refers to the front line of the defense that generally includes the linemen and linebackers.

About Football Glossary - Holding
Holding, both offensive and defensive, is the illegal restraining of a player who is not in possession of the football in order to gain an advantage.

About Football Glossary - Two-Point Conversion
A two-point conversion is a scoring play, occurring immediately after a touchdown, in which a team can add two bonus points.

Goal Line Defense: Lack of Depth Doesn't Limit Defense
Situational substitution of players is not an option for football teams with small rosters, but that does not mean the defense has to suffer.

Sprint Strong Pass Provides Several Receiver Options
The sprint drop back allows the quarterback to set up much quicker than the traditional rollout while still benefiting from added pass protection.

Brick Wall Punt Return - Simple, Yet Very Effective
Properly implemented, the Brick Wall punt return will hit your opponent like a 'ton of bricks,' and will give your offense great field position.

The Corner Blitz - Blitzing Corner for Run Support
A weak side blitz out of the Eagle Strong defensive look can provide stronger run support and an additional pass rusher against a play-action pass.

Reverse Play a Time-tested Trick Play
The reverse handoff is a classic football play. Used to trick defenses, it has been a playbook staple since the days of balloon-shaped footballs.

Naked Bootleg - Slot Receiver Crossing Route
Using slot motion for a blocking assignment provides the perfect disguise for that receiver to get open on the deep crossing route.

The Triple Option: Triple Option Adds to Defense's Woes
A zone read play can be turned into a triple option from the same formation. This can bring added confusion to the opposing defense.

Football Basics - The 6-1 Defense
The 6-1 defense is actually a variation of the 4-3 formation. This page explains which players are used, and illustrates their alignment on the field.

A List of Super Bowl Player Bonus Shares
In addition to a ring and a permanent place in history, players on a winning Super Bowl team also receive a sizable bonus check.

Wide Receiver Screen Pass Pressures Defensive Secondary
A wide receiver slip screen pass pressures a defensive secondary that is aligned deep.

A well-executed Screen Pass Slows Down the Pass Rush
A well-executed screen pass slows down the pass rush. Coaches must allot the necessary time during practice to master the play's proper execution.

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Top Five MVP Candidates
Top Five NFL MVP Candidates after Week 11

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NFL Week 12 Previews and Predictions
NFL Week 12 Previews and Predictions for Top Five Games

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Running Midline Option Makes Defense Aware of Inside Run Game
When the defenses load up to take away the outside pitch of the triple option, offensive coaches will turn to the midline section of their playbooks.

About Football Glossary - Secondary
In football, the secondary is the name given to the group of players that make up the defensive backfield.

The Eagle Defense - Eagle Defensive Front Ruffles Feathers
Offenses lining up in a two-back power set can cause problems for defenses. Shifting to the eagle defensive alignment is a successful response.

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Week 11: Top Five NFL Matchups
Week 11: Top Five NFL Matchups

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Spread Offense: Beating the 4-4, Man-Free Scheme
Aligning in the 2x2 spread look and using the slot receiver to clear the back side receiver route can successfully counter the 4-4, Cover 1 scheme.

About Football Glossary - Pass Rush
A pass rush is an attempt by the defensive players to get to the quarterback so they can tackle him before he can successfully get off a pass attempt.

Football Game Preparation Includes Sideline First Aid Kits
First aid kits are essential. It's important for youth football coaches to have a properly stocked first aid kit available at all practices and games.

Football 101: How a Football Game Begins
Football 101: How a football game begins. About.com takes a look at how a traditional football game begins.

Football 101: Understanding the Basics of American Football
Football is a sport played by two teams of eleven players on a rectangular field with goalposts on each end.

About Football Glossary - Turnover
A turnover occurs when the team with possession of the ball loses possession of the ball, and possession is then gained by the opposing team.

Unbalanced Line - Keeping Outside Rushers from Blocking Field Goals
When a field goal unit faces a speedy outside kick blocker, it will often opt to align in the unbalanced formation to the wide side of the field.

Defending the Double Wing Wedge Play
Stopping the wedge play is of central important in creating problems for an offense that utilizes the double wing formation. .

Football Shoulder Pads Offer Protection and More
When comparing top of the line shoulder pads offered by Schutt, Riddell, Adams, Douglas, and Rawlings, player protection is obviously the main focus.

Youth Football Blocking Techniques
When it comes to teaching blocking techniques at the youth football level there are two separate schools of thought: shoulder and hand blocking.

Offensive Game Planning for Football
Once 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.

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Week 10 in the NFL: Upset Derby!
Week 10 Winners and Losers in the NFL

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How to watch Football like a coach
Coaches 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.