Type
Crossword
Description

Playing field Gridiron
The football Pigskin
Hogs Linemen
Short term goal Firstdown
Field goal points Three
Down, time to punt Forth
Your crowd Home
Pack the stadium Fill
Playing surface Field
Defensive leader Linebacker
Doing it in the air Pass
Kind of post Goal
Drop the ball Fumble
Quarterback, newton Cam
Start the game Kickoff
Football zone End
Shoe sponsor Nike
Shoes Cleats
Sad game ending Lose
At all costs Win
That line, keep it Hold
Referee correction Penalty
Catch the other teams pass, abv Int
Points for a safety Two
Long pass play Bomb
Defensive players do it Hits
QB huddle instructions Call
Bench warming Sit
It’s just one of these... Game
Your guys Team
The object of play Ball

A Game of Two Halves Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Area of play behind the line of scrimmage backfield
Dropkick used to relinquish posession punt
Hike snap
Tom Brady's position quarterback
Any offensive play that does not involve a forward pass rush
Broadway Joe Namath
An offensive series of play drive
Three point play fieldgoal
Results in a turnover interception
Defensive player linebacker
game opener kickoff
Number of teams in the NFL thirtytwo
Team gathering huddle
Annual college game played on January 1st Rosebowl
He snaps the ball center
A team gets 4 of these each time they have posession down
Ball that hits the ground before possession incomplete
Nickname for a football pigskin
Take a player to the ground tackle
Field of play in American football gridiron
Intermission with entertainment halftime
When a player loses the ball during play fumble
Championship Game Superbowl
Tackling the quarterback sack
Area past the goal line endzone

Football Phrases Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Football Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Ulitimate Frisbee, Soccer And Football Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Football Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Football Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Buffalo Bills
Dolphins
Cowboys
punt
kick
run
pass
field goal
touch down
first down
sidelines
Tailgate
Halftime show
Cheerleader
Referee
Gatorade
Coach
Panthers
Broncos
stadium
fans
scoreboard
goalpost
Jets
Jersey
Giants
helmet
cleats
Superbowl
Football

Homecoming Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

band
dance team
cheerleader
victory
kickoff
coach
defensive
offensive
linebacker
North Gaston
East Gaston
quarterback
chop squad
pride
warrior
pep rally
field goal
touchdown
court
football
homecoming
queen

football Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

tight end
running back
helmet
wide reciever
sack
right guard
safety
touch back
flag
punt
kicker
football
turf
defense
offense
defensive line backer
snap
lineman
penalty
touchdown
run
tackle
field goal
quarterback
line

Flag Football Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

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

Football Word Search Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Worth 6 points Touchdown
Worth 3 points Fieldgoal
Worth 2 points Saftey
The "Big Guys" Linemen
Will, Mike, Sam Linebacks
Guards the wide recievers Cornerback
Set... Hike! Quarterback
Snaps the ball Center
Catches most thrown balls Wide Receiver
Runs most balls Runningback
Runs and Catches TightEnd
Tuchdowns happen here! Endzone
Feild Goals happen here! Goalposts
The ball Football
When you drop the ball Fumble
When someone rips the ball out of your hand Strip
The two best teams face off in the... SuperBowl
Another word for football PigSkin
Where they play Stadium
Defense catches ball Interception