answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer
Copy
Answer

In Gridiron (american football) the offense comes into the defense's territory and the defense has to put up a front to stop the offense. If the defense fails then the offensive marches past and scores. Most scores win!

Answer

"What is the primary goal?"

To win the game.

You win by scoring more points than the other team. A team can score six points by scoring a touchdown. This is done when one of your teams players carries the ball into the opposing team's end zone, or catches a forward pass in the end zone. The ball is advanced in various ways that are too lengthy to get into.

After scoring a touchdown your team gets to try an "extra point". From a very short distance the ball is place-kicked through the goalposts. If it makes it through, you get 1 point. The team can also try one play from the 2-yard line to get into the endzone again. If successful they get two points. The extra point is made almost always and the 2-point version is much harder so teams usually try for the single extra point.

The other main way to score points is via a "field goal" which is worth 3 points. The offense can use a play to try a place kick through the uprights and if they succeed they get three points. If not the other team gets possession of the ball.

A "safety" is a ridiculously-named way two score two points. If a member of the offensive team is tackled in his OWN end zone, the defensive team is given two points. There are other ways to get a safety, all of which involve poor execution by the offense near their own endzone but to go into detail would be overkill.

Answer

If you don't have the Gridiron ball, get it. If you do have it, put it in the end zone.

Answer

Make a touch down without breaking any limbs! GO VOLS!

TO PLAY YOUR HEART OUT AND TRYING YOUR BEST. ALSO...TRY TO WIN TOO.

make the touchdowns

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2009-11-16 17:10:20
This answer is:
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
๐Ÿ˜‚
0
User Avatar

Add your answer:

Earn +5 pts
Q: What is the objective of the game of American football?
Write your answer...
Submit

Related Questions

What is a football teams objective to do in a game?

Win


What was the first American football game ever filmed?

The first American football game filmed was between the University of Michigan and the University of Chicago in 1904. Click on the 'First Filmed American Football Game' link on this page to read about the game.


How is a football game started?

the American football game is started with a coin toss then a kickoff


What is a better game soccer of football?

soccer is American for football


Which game was not play by women?

Football (I mean American football)


How does one play Pro Football Pickem?

Pro Football Pick'em is an online football orientated game, in which the objective is to accumulate points through the selection of winning football teams. The game can be played online through Yahoo.


Which college professor came up with football?

The game of American Football was not invented by any college professor. It is a derivative of the game that became the inspiration for American Football, Rugby, and Soccer.


Who invented or made the first football for the game of football?

depends what football you're referring to: soccer or American football? depends what football you're referring to: soccer or American football?


Who invented the game of American football?

your mommy!


Who created the game of American football?

you moma


Who or whom do you favor in the football game?

The correct form is "Who do you favor in the football game?". The pronoun "who" is functioning as the subject of the sentence.The pronoun "who" is the subjective form.The pronoun "whom" is an objective pronoun.


What Year Was Football Founded?

The first American football game was a college game played in 1869. The National Football League was established in 1920.


How To Say Playing Football In French?

"jouer au foot / jouer au football" Americans call football "soccer"; Europeans call the American football game "American football"


WHere was the first American football game played?

The first American collegiate game of football was played in 1869 in New Brunswick, New Jersey by Rutgers College and Princeton University. Rutgers won this game. From that point on American football has become a billion dollar collegiate and professional sport. This not to be confused by the world's game of football which is called soccer in America.


How long is an american football game?

60 minutes


What is other name of the game handball?

American football


What is a traditional Thanksgiving game in the US?

American football


Did American football begin in 1817-1912?

The first American football game was played on November 6, 1869.


The game of football came from the games of?

Soccer became Rugby that became American Football.


Who invented the American football ball?

Walter camp created the football used in American football. He was a graduate of Yale and invented the game in 1820. Since then, the game has grown to be a multi billion dollar industry professionally.


What do Australians call American football?

To distinguish the game from various other games (codes) of football played in Australia, American Football is mainly referred to as gridiron.


In what countries is Arena Football played?

Arena football is an indoor American football game in the United States. The game is best known from Arena Football League, which is based in the United States, like the game itself.


What do referees use flags to indicate in an American football game?

In American football referees use flags to indicate various penalties.


What is England's national game?

Football is probably more popular. (That's soccer, not American Football!)


How many players on field football game?

soccer is 22 don't have a clue for American football