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American Football

Where was
football invented?

On November 6, 1869
at the Princeton
college
In the 1880s Walter

Camp made some rule


changes that

How did football


get its name?

American by Origin
Football you use your
feet to kick the ball at a
goal

merican Football

vs.

Socce

2 teams
11 players
s from a nominated 7 are allowe

me cannot begin if both sides have less than 7 p

game cannot begin if one side has less than 7 p

How dangerous
is it?
Injuries in America / year

Football is one of those sports where


every game someone is
injured and can't
11%
come back for a few weeks! 32%
We put our careers
26% One wrong move and you
at risk every day.
could have an injury that impacts you for the
rest of your life. Also concussions
from football
31%
affect you the rest of your life, a concussion you
get in high school can come back 15-20 years later
and kill you. That's why we have so much protection
how many other sports can you play with a broken a
and not really even notice it until you get back to th
Room?
Basketball
Bicycling
Football
Soccer

The Ball

400-430 g
11 inches long
(~~28 cm)

22 inches
(~~56 cm) at the
circumference

The Game


110
m
long
The Field
48.76 m wide
The Goal lines are
marked 9.1 m from th
end lines

The length of a match

Football games last for a


total of 60 minutes, divided
into 2 halves & 4 quarters.
Between quarters, players
have a short break, and
Between the 2 halves, they
have a 12 minutes long break.

THE GAME
The offense is given a series of four plays,
known as downs.
If the offense advances ten or more
yards in the four downs, they are awarded
a new set of four downs.
If they fail to advance ten yards, possession of
the
football is turned over to the defense.
If they are in field goal range, they might also
Touchdown
6 pts
attempt
to
Field Goal
3 pts
score a field goal.
Safety

2 pts

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