Category Archives: Great Plays

what is a touchback in college football

What is a touchback?

Ok, so we have worked to explain some of the basics of football. The most important part of football is whoever has the ball is always trying to move the ball towards the goal/end zone in order to score points. So why is it there are times when the guy who receives the ball is content […]

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What is a play action pass

So much of football is about deception. Maybe that is one of the reasons why so many women don’t like it because our natural tendency is for things to be more transparent and fair. The reality is most every sport has some form of deception in it (except maybe golf where the only deception is […]

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The Ohio State University

Whew! Ohio State covers the spread with last second play!

This was quite a funny way to cover the spread by Ohio State.   Northwestern tries some last second trickery with a bunch of laterals to make a desperate attempt to move the ball down the field. Unfortunately for them and fortunately for those of us who had our pick on Ohio State, it did […]

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Texas must have said their prayers yesterday

Were Texas’ prayers answered? Texas seemed to have a lot go their way last night in their win against Iowa State. They desperately needed a win and pulled it out in the last second, literally. But not before they threw this Hail Mary in the last seconds of the first half. I wonder how many […]

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That’s some super fancy footwork

Did we just see the next contestant for Dancing with the Stars? With this crazy footwork, this kid has got to be able to dance. Watch to the end to see some awesome skill. Ok, so what was this guy doing anyway? We are supposed to be educating you ladies here and there on football. So here it […]

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