Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Install
Faster access than browser!
 

Lineman (gridiron football)

Index Lineman (gridiron football)

In gridiron football, a lineman is a player who specializes in play at the line of scrimmage. [1]

13 relations: Center (gridiron football), Defensive end, Defensive tackle, Forward pass, Gridiron football, Guard (American and Canadian football), Line of scrimmage, Linebacker, Skill position, Sumo, Tackle (gridiron football position), Tight end, Wide receiver.

Center (gridiron football)

Center (C) is a position in American football and Canadian football (in the latter the position is spelled centre, following Commonwealth spelling conventions).

New!!: Lineman (gridiron football) and Center (gridiron football) · See more »

Defensive end

Defensive end (DE) is a defensive position in the sport of American and Canadian football.

New!!: Lineman (gridiron football) and Defensive end · See more »

Defensive tackle

A defensive tackle (DT) is typically the largest and strongest of the defensive players in American football.

New!!: Lineman (gridiron football) and Defensive tackle · See more »

Forward pass

In several forms of football a forward pass is a throwing of the ball in the direction that the offensive team is trying to move, towards the defensive team's goal line.

New!!: Lineman (gridiron football) and Forward pass · See more »

Gridiron football

Gridiron football,.

New!!: Lineman (gridiron football) and Gridiron football · See more »

Guard (American and Canadian football)

In American and Canadian football, a guard (G) is a player who lines up between the center and the tackles on the offensive line of a football team on the line of scrimmage used primarily for blocking.

New!!: Lineman (gridiron football) and Guard (American and Canadian football) · See more »

Line of scrimmage

In American and Canadian football, a line of scrimmage is an imaginary transverse line (across the width of the football field) beyond which a team cannot cross until the next play has begun.

New!!: Lineman (gridiron football) and Line of scrimmage · See more »

Linebacker

A linebacker (LB or backer) is a playing position in American football and Canadian football.

New!!: Lineman (gridiron football) and Linebacker · See more »

Skill position

Skill positions in gridiron football are the positions which ordinarily handle the ball and are most responsible for scoring points.

New!!: Lineman (gridiron football) and Skill position · See more »

Sumo

or sumo wrestling is a competitive full-contact wrestling sport where a rikishi (wrestler) attempts to force another wrestler out of a circular ring (dohyō) or into touching the ground with anything other than the soles of his feet.

New!!: Lineman (gridiron football) and Sumo · See more »

Tackle (gridiron football position)

Tackle is a playing position in American and Canadian football.

New!!: Lineman (gridiron football) and Tackle (gridiron football position) · See more »

Tight end

The tight end (TE) is a position in American football, arena football, and formerly Canadian football, on the offense.

New!!: Lineman (gridiron football) and Tight end · See more »

Wide receiver

A wide receiver, also referred to as wideouts or simply receivers, is an offensive position in American and Canadian football, and is a key player.

New!!: Lineman (gridiron football) and Wide receiver · See more »

Redirects here:

Defencive linemen, Defensive Lineman, Defensive line, Defensive lineman, Defensive lineman (American football), Defensive linemen, Defensive lineperson, Interior lineman, Lineman (American football), Lineman (football), Lineman canadian football, Linemen (football), Offensive Line, Offensive line, Offensive lineman, Offensive linemen.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lineman_(gridiron_football)

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »