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American Football

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Tailgate Party
Party before the game in the parking lot
Fans
people at the game
Gate Number
Where you enter to go to your seat
Stadium
building where the game is played
Seat
where you sit at the big game
Football Field
place where the game is played
Players
the people who play the game
Referees
they decide the rules of the game
Scoreboard
where you can see the current score
Endzone
Goal Area at the ends of the fields. Often shows the team name.
Goal posts
Uprights are vertical. Crossbar is horizontal.
20 Yard line
where play starts after the ball is kicked into the end zone
Marching band
they play music for the fans
Touchdown!
Goal! 6 points for crossing the line.
Field Goal
Kick the ball through the uprights -- Goal -- 3 points
Coin Toss
Throw a coin to start the game
Kick Off
Start the game by kicking the ball to the other team.
tackle
Force the other player's body, knee, or elbow to the ground.

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