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Knowing the Fundamentals of Football will give you a better understanding for how amazing college and NFL athletes really are.

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How the Physics of Football Works

There's a reason why some of the quarterback's passes miss their target and others land perfectly in the receiver's hands -- it's physics! Learn the science of football and take a look at the game from a whole new angle.


Football Scandals Quiz

 Football Scandals Quiz

College and pro football are both big business in the U.S. Test your knowledge of football scandals with this quiz at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How can I meet my favorite football team?

 How can I meet my favorite football team?

How can I meet my favorite football team? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn how you can meet your favorite football team. See more »

Top 5 Tailgate Tips

 Top 5 Tailgate Tips

Are you looking for some new tailgate tips? Visit HowStuffWorks to see the top 5 tailgate tips. See more »

5 Tips for Supporting Your Favorite Football Team

 5 Tips for Supporting Your Favorite Football Team

Do you need tips for supporting your favorite football team? Visit HowStuffWorks to find 5 tips for supporting your favorite football team. See more »

10 Tips for Hosting a Fantasy Football Draft

 10 Tips for Hosting a Fantasy Football Draft

Need tips for hosting a fantasy football draft? Visit HowStuffWorks to find tips for hosting a fantasy football draft. See more »

Down! Set! Hut! Football Quiz

 Down! Set! Hut! Football Quiz

How much do you know about American football? Test your knowledge of the nitty-gritty of the gridiron with this football quiz. See more »

Great Football Players

Great Football Players

Football legends of all time include the likes of Mike Ditka and Joe Montana. Learn about great offensive and defensive football legends. See more »

 I heard someone mention a third team in a football game. What is that? Who are these guys and what do they do?

I heard someone mention a "third team" in a football game. What is that? Who are these guys and what do they do? See more »

How the Physics of Football Works

 How the Physics of Football Works

There's a reason why some passes miss their target, and others land right in the receiver's hands -- it's physics! Take a look at the game from a whole new angle. See more »

How do retractable roofs in convertible stadiums work?

 How do retractable roofs in convertible stadiums work?

I've noticed a lot of new sports stadiums using retractable roofs. How do these convertible stadiums work? See more »