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the imaginary line separating the teams at the beginning of a play Line of scrimmage
a six-point score made by carrying or passing the ball into the end zone of the opposing side, or by recovering it there following a fumble or blocked kick Touchdown
a chance for a team to advance the ball, ending when the ball carrier is tackled or the ball becomes out of play. A team must advance at least ten yards in a series of four downs in order to keep possession Down
a field for football, marked with regularly spaced parallel lines Gridiron
one of a series of marks made along parallel lines that delineate the middle of the field, used to spot the ball after a play ends outside these lines Hash Mark
a goal scored by a placekick, scoring three points Field Goal
a change in the offensive play called by the quarterback at the line of scrimmage Audible
an exchange made by handing the ball to a teammate Handoff
a rapid advance by a defensive player or players, especially toward the quarterback Rush
a football Pigskin
a player positioned behind the center who directs a team's offensive play Quarterback
an offensive player, typically a halfback, who specializes in carrying the ball Running back
an offensive player who is positioned at a distance from the end and is used primarily as a pass receiver Wide Receiver
a defensive player normally positioned behind the line of scrimmage, but in front of the safeties Linebacker
a defensive back who normally is positioned well behind the line of scrimmage Safety
a player normally positioned on the line of scrimmage Lineman
a defensive back positioned to the outside of the linebackers Cornerback
an offensive end who lines up close to the tackle Tight End
an act of tackling a quarterback behind the line of scrimmage before he can throw a pass Sack
a protective mask covering the nose and mouth or nose and eyes Face Mask
an act of seizing and stopping a player in possession of the ball by knocking them to the ground Tackle
the rectangular area at each end of the field into which the ball must be carried or passed and caught to score a touchdown End Zone
a ball one downs deliberately behind one's own goal line or that is kicked through one's end zone. It is taken to the 25-yard line to resume play Touchback
a forward pass to a player protected by a screen of blockers Screen Pass
an offensive player in the backfield Fullback
an offensive back usually positioned behind the quarterback and to the side of the fullback Halfback
a quick backward movement of the ball from the ground that begins a play Snap
a very long, typically unsuccessful pass made in a desperate attempt to score late in the game Hail Mary
a player who punts Punter
either of the two upright posts of a goal Goal post
an official who watches a game or match closely to ensure that the rules are adhered to and to arbitrate on matters arising from the play Referee
the time at which half of a game or contest is completed, especially when marked by an intermission Halftime
the National Football League championship game, played annually between the champions of the National and the American Football Conferences Super Bowl
National Football League NFL
a person or thing that is supposed to bring good luck or that is used to symbolize a particular event or organization Mascot
tackle or fend off (a person) by extending an arm rigidly Stiff Arm
a form of team game played in North America with an oval ball on a field marked as a gridiron Football
a disadvantage or handicap imposed on a player or team, typically for infringement of rules Penalty
an intentionally short kick-off that travels forward only slightly further than the legally required distance of 10 yards, and which the kicking team attempts to recover Onside Kick
a play in which one or more defensive backs charge the quarterback of the opposing team Blitz
a kick made after the ball is first placed on the ground Place Kick
either of the two lines bounding the longer sides of a football field Sideline
the manner in which a defender or a defensive team cover a player, an area, or a play Coverage
a timing device that is used to indicate how many seconds remain for the offensive team to start a play before being penalized for delaying the game Play Clock
the players in a team who defend the goal Defense
a squad that is used for kick-offs, punts, and other special plays Special Team
the attacking team or players Offense
a defensive lineman positioned opposite the offensive center Nose Tackle
an official who watches a game or match closely to ensure that the rules are adhered to and to arbitrate on matters arising from the play Referee
(of a lineman) withdraw from and cross behind the line of scrimmage to block opposing players and clear the way for a runner Pull
a move in which a quarterback pretends to hand the ball to a running back but instead makes a pass playaction pass
a pass thrown either sideways or back Lateral
blow a whistle, especially as a signal Whistle
make a sham move to mislead an opponent Juke
a brief break in play Timeout
an instructor or trainer in sport coach
a person taking part in a sport or game player
a person who has a strong interest in or admiration for a particular person or thing Fan
each of four equal periods into which a game is divided quarter
an act of catching a pass made by an opposing player interception
to jump over a player while running with the ball Hurdle
(of a quarterback) run with the ball behind the line of scrimmage, avoiding tackles Scramble

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Football Crossword

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a player positioned behind the center who directs a team's offensive play quarterback
a defensive player normally positioned behind the line of scrimmage, but in front of the safeties linebacker
an offensive player in the backfield fullback
an offensive back usually positioned behind the quarterback and to the side of the fullback. halfback
an offensive player who is positioned at a distance from the end and is used primarily as a pass receiver widereceiver
a defensive back who normally is positioned well behind the line of scrimmage safety
an exchange made by handing the ball to a teammate handoff
a defensive back positioned to the outside of the linebackers cornerback
happens when a player on one team catches a ball from the quarterback instead of the intented receiver interception
a player who lines up between the center and the tackles on the offensive line of scrimmage used primarily for blocking guard
The player who snaps the ball to the quarterback center
a player who runs with the football runningback
a player who serves as a receiver and also as a blocker tightend
the inner member of the offensive line who protect the quarterback and ball carriers(left) leftguard
the inner member of the offensive line who protect the quarterback and ball carriers(right) rightguard
the outer member of the offensive line(left) lefttackle
the outer member of the offensive line(right) righttackle
the inner two members of the defensive line. defensivetackle
the outer two members of the defensive line defensiveend
when the ball is put into play and ends when the ball is ruled dead meaning the play is completed down
the series of plays when the offense has the football drive
a 10-yard-long area at each end of the field endzone
the act of losing possession of the ball while running with it or being tackled fumble
the act of giving the ball to another player handoff
when the 11 players on the field come together to discuss strategy between plays huddle

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Football Terms Crossword

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The amount of yards claimed in a play yardage
When a player looses possession of the ball fumble
The player that carries the ball carrier
A ball that is no longer in play dead ball
A play worth six points touchdown
A piece of cloth indicating a foul flag
The area between the end line and the goal line end zone
A meeting on the field to discuss the next play huddle
The ball being passed backwards from the line of scrimmage snap
To take the ball from the person carrying it strip
A tackle of a ball carrier on a running play stuff
A force that takes the ball carrier to the ground tackel
The loss of the ball by one team to the other team turnover
The rotation of the football following its release spiral
An attempt to tackle or hurry a player before they can throw a pass or make a kick rush
There are four of these quarters
Where the ball is kicked before it hits the ground punt
The ball that is used football
A sharp change of direction by a running player cut
A free kick that starts a play kickoff
A pass of the ball which no player caught imcomplete pass
In front of the end zone goal line
A backwards pass lateral
A three point score field goal
The area between the offence and defensive at the start of a play neutral zone

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Ulitimate Frisbee, Soccer And Football Crossword

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The Only Player Allowed To Touch The Ball Is A (Soccer) Goalie
A Throw-in Is Taken When The Ball Crosses A Sideline And Leaves The (Soccer) Field
At The Start Of Each Play, The Ball Is Placed On Or In Between The (Football) Hash Marks
There Is No Physical Contact, When Contact Is Made It Is Called A (Ultimate Frisbee) Foul
The Playing Time Of Football Is Divided Up In ______ Quarters Four
On The Field There Are _______ Players (Football) Eleven
The Primary Scorers (Soccer) Forwards
Their Primary Job Is To Stop The Opponents From Scoring (Soccer) Fullbacks
Forwards Are Also Called (Soccer) Strikers
If Given The Player Is Banned From The Rest Of The Game (Soccer) Redcard
The Pass That Leads To The Goal (Soccer) Assist
A Game That Ends With A Tied Score (Soccer) Draw
A Kick Given To A Players Team For A Foul Committed From The Opposite Team (Soccer) Free Kick
A Foul Where A Player Touches The Ball With A Hand Or Arm (Soccer) Hand Ball
Illegal Block When A Player Hits An Opponent From Behind Usually Waist Or Below (Football) Clipping
The National Football League Is A Professional American Division Of ____ Teams (Football) Thirty two
A 10 Yard Section At Both Ends Of The Playing Field (Football) The End Zone
Player Whose Job Is To Catch Passes From The Quarterback (Football) Wide Receiver
The Player That Catches Kickoffs And Attempts To Return Them In The Opposite Direction (Football) Kick Returner
The End Of The Football Field Where The Team On Offence Must Have The Football In Their Custody To Score A Touchdown (Football) End Zone
A Three Point Score When The Kicker Kicks the Football Above The Crossbar And Between The Uprights Of The Goalpost (Football) Field Goal
When A Player Dives Or Jumps For The Disc Either On Offense Or Defense (Ultimate Frisbee) Bid
A Throw Gone Wrong Causing The Disc To Come Down In A Fast Vertical Motion (Ultimate Frisbee) Blade
A Very Common And Effective Defense Zone Tactic Cup
Passing It Backward To Someone Behind You (Ultimate Frisbee) Dump
To Make The Opposing Thrower Throw A Certain Way (Ultimate Frisbee) Forcing
A Very Common Used Throw Thats Thrown Over The Head (Ultimate Frisbee) Hammer
A pass That Soars High And Falls Down Slowly With Enough Time For A Couple Of Players To Get Underneath (Ultimate Frisbee) Hospital Pass
What Is It Called When Not Enough Players Show Up To Have A Full Scrimmage (Ultimate Frisbee) Hot Box
A Far Throw Down Field (Ultimate Frisbee) Huck

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Team sports and health Crossword

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A Class activity that has balls and strikes Softball
For the FITT principle, the 'F' stands for Frequency
For the FITT principle, the 'I' stands for: Intensity
In football, how many potential downs does the offense have before turning the ball over or getting another first down? four
Working your heart and lungs over a longer period of time cardiovascular
HR is short for: Heart rate
In soccer, when offensive player, without the ball is ahead of ball and only one defender between him/her and goal line. offsides
In basketball, when one player dribbles, picks the ball up and dribbles again double dribble
To lift heavier weight, low repititions Muscular strength
Lifting light weights and high repetitions: Muscular endurance
In floor hockey and lacrosse, this is the area that only the goalie is allowed crease
A type of hit used in volleyball that where the ball is hit forcefully downward spike
In soccer, when the defense kicks the ball over the end line, the offense earns a: corner kick
In floor hockey, players are not allowed to: high stick
To run at a constant speed for a longer duration. pace
In most games an infraction can also be called: foul
Position in football that throws the ball Quarterback
When the batter has four balls, he/she earns a: walk
When measuring your heart rate, how many seconds can you count your heart beats six
Sit and reach measures: flexibility
Hitting the softball over the fence. homerun
Stretching muscles while moving, versus holding stretches for a designated time dynamic
Putting the ball in play during volleyball serve
Keeping body healthy by drinking water hydrating
In softball, position between second and third base short stop
Fielding team gets two outs in one play double play
Running two laps at beginning of class, is part of: warmups
Before you can score in ultimate frisbee, there must be how many passes? five
scoring in soccer is also called a: fieldgoal
Being active, involved in fitness or sports promotes a _____ lifestyle healthy

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Volleyball - Crossword Puzzle

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The players at the front court are used for offensive play while the back court is used for _________ play. DEFENSIVE
A fault, where as for example, scooping, lifting, or carrying. (Two words) HELDBALL
If the game goes all the way up to 5 sets, how much points is needed to win? FIFTEEN
The _____ team to win 25 points with a two point lead wins the set. FIRST
Main responsibility is to set up the ball for players; the play maker. SETTER
Who invented volleyball? WILLIAMGMORGAN
A player playing the ball is at fault when they _____ the net. TOUCH
Number of positions. SIX
What was volleyball initially named as? MINTONETTE
Maximum number of contact a team can have with the ball. THREE
Was designed to be an alternative to the game of basketball. VOLLEYBALL
The amount of time you must serve within before the referee's blows the whistle. EIGHT
Where was volleyball invented? MASSACHUSETTS
A ball landing on the ________ line is considered "in". BOUNDARY
In order to start the game after the whistle blows the ball has to be ______. SERVED
Two ways of serving are underhand serve and ________ serve. OVERHAND

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Touch Football Crossword

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________ is not allowed in touch football Tackling
This is worth one point in touch football Touchdown
Once a team crosses this area, it has four plays to score Midfield
St. Louis is considered the __________ of flag football. Birthplace
No padding or ______ is permitted Helmet
Quarterback ________ plays are not allowed Sneak
The number of players on a team Eleven
Touch football includes running, throwing, and _______ Catching
The team with the ball is on ___________ Offense
All players are eligible to receive them Passess
There none of these in touch football Fumbles
In touch football a _______ toss determines first possession Coin
In organized league play, all players must wear one Mouthpiece
The most important aspect of the game is a team's _______ Strategy
The offense may use multiple hand-offs behind the line of __________ Scrimmage
This player snaps the ball Center
The quarterback has _____ seconds to pass the ball Seven
The team without the ball is considered the __________ team Defense
When a defensive player catches a pass Interception
The number of attempts a team has to make it to midfield Four

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Flag Football Word Search

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blitz
blocking
center
dead ball
defense
extra point
flag
hike
interception
kick off
lateral
line of scrimmage
pass
punt
quarterback
running back
rush
sack
safety
spiral
tackle
touchdown
wide receiver
zone

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NFL puzzle #1 Crossword

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What team will the New England Patriots play on 10/02/16 Bills
What AFC East team is in Miami Dolphins
What is the name for Patriots Jersey #6 Allen
What New York team is in AFC East Jets
What AFC North team is in Baltimore Ravens
What AFC North team in in Cincinnati Bengals
What AFC North team in in Cleveland Browns
What team will the New York Jets play on 10/09/16 Steelers
What AFC South team is in Houston Texans
What AFC South team is in Indianapolis Colts
What position does Jacksonville Jaguars Jersey #47 play Safety
What position does Tennessee Titans Jersey #88 play? Tight End
What position does Denver Broncos Jersey #67 play? Center
What team will the New Orleans Saints play on 10/23/16? Chiefs
What is the name of Oakland Raiders Jersey #42? Joseph
What is the name of San Diego Chargers Jersey #52? Perryman
What city in Texas are the Cowboys in? Dallas
What NFC East Team is in New York? Giants
What city in Pennsylvania are the Eagles in? Philadelphia
What NFC East team is in Washington? Redskins
What city in Illinois are the Bears in? Chicago
What city in Michigan are the Lions in? Detroit
What NFC North team is in Green Bay? Packers
What state are the Vikings in? Minnesota
What is the name of Atlanta Falcons Jersey #2? Ryan
What team will the Los Angeles Rams play on 11/6/16? Panthers
What city is the Saints in? New Orleans
What is the name of Tampa Bay Buccaneers Jersey #71? Ward
What is the name of Arizona Cardinals Jersey #38? Ellington
What is the name of Los Angeles Rams Jersey #34? Reynolds
What is the name of San Francisco 49ers Jersey #54? Armstrong
What is the name of Seattle Seahawks Jersey #79? Gilliam
The area outside the quaterback's vision. Blindside
A defensive play where a team sends more than the usual four defensive lineman after the opposing quaterback. Blitz
A play from scrimmage, the offense gets four chances to gain 10 yards in order to pick up a new set of four downs. Down
The 10-yard scoring areas at each end of the pitch. End Zone
A score worth three points. The kicker scores three points when he sends the ball through the posts and over the crossbar. Field goal
The strategy a team will employ during an upcoming match. Gameplan
A desperation pass downfield usually employed at the end of a half or game. Hail Mary
A foul signified by the throwing of a yellow flag on the field. Penalgy
When the quarterback is tacked behind the line of scrimmage for a loss after he has dropped back to pass. Sack
To stop the ball carrier by forcing him to the ground. Tackle
The most valuable score in American Football worth six points. Touchdown

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Basketball Terms Crossword

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How many players from a team are on the court at a time? FIVE
The position of the 2 players closest to the basket FORWARD
The player that does the jump ball Center
The position that calls the plays and controls the ball guard
The name of the goal in basketball hoop
The game is played on a ______________________ Court
The object used in the game basketball
The game consists of 4 of these quarters
The name of the profession league of this sport NBA
The shot taken as a result of a penalty free throw
The name of the curved line on the court threepointline
Regular baskets are worth two points
To obtain possession of a missed basket rebound
The movement of the ball by a player dribble
The name of the penalty when a player carries the ball travel
The team who has the ball is on offense
The team without the ball is on defense
a two-point shot attempt made by leaping from below, laying the ball up near the basket, and using one hand to bounce it off the backboard and into the basket layup
a shot taken before the game clock of a quarter expires but does not go in the basket until after the clock expires buzzer beater
a player who passes the ball to a teammate in a way that leads to a score by field goal assist

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Volleyball Crossword

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Maximum of three hits per side, not including a ________. Block
A fault in which the ball comes to rest momentarily in the hands or arms. Held ball
Ball must be served within ______ seconds of the referee's whistle. Eight
Service is lost if the ball lands out of ______ on the opposing court. Bounds
It is a fault to step over the _________. Centre line
_____ players must be in the front court and ____ in the back court when serving. Three
Durning the preparation of a forearm pass, players must have a wide _____ of support. Base
The follow through of a forearm pass should maintain ____ ready for next movement. Balance
An underhand serve is done behind the _______. End line
_______ may be performed by any player in the front row. Blocking
A _____ is played best three out of five games. Match
The back zone of the court is mainly for ___________. Defensive Play
It is a ______ if player playing the ball touches the net. Faulty
A common type of hit frequently used. Bump
Another name for an attack/hit used in volleyball. Spike

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