Quiz: How Well Do You Actually Know Football Slang?

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How well do you know football slang quiz! Take the football lingo quiz! How many football words do you know?

 Aug 27, 2016
1 of 10Pick your answer!
A "false start" is when an offensive player ______.
before the snap
runs the wrong way
is out of bounds
2 of 10Pick your answer!
"Bump and run" refers to when the defender _____.
makes a play
talks to the linebacker
hits a receiver to slow him down, then follows him
3 of 10Pick your answer!
If someone is the "back-up" that means they are a ______.
prevented from moving
the #6 player
reserve player
4 of 10Pick your answer!
A "bust" is when a high draft choice ______.
fails to live up to expectations in the NFL
decided to drop out
wins the Superbowl
5 of 10Pick your answer!
A "Hail Mary" is the name for when _____.
the team takes a break
the players all give up
a quarterback makes a last-ditch effort to score
6 of 10Pick your answer!
A "fumble" is when one player _____.
catches the ball in the end-zone
moves quickly between plays
loses control of the football
7 of 10Pick your answer!
The "Nickel Back" is the player that is _______.
the kicker
the 5th defensive back
watching the quarterback
8 of 10Pick your answer!
A "pick" is a term used for a(n) _______.
amazing kick
15 minute break
9 of 10Pick your answer!
To "rush" means to _____.
make a call
10 of 10Pick your answer!
A "sack" is when a defender _____.
tackles the quarterback behind the line of scrimmage
gets the ball
forgets to call the play
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