Football Abbreviations

Here is a running list of common football abbreviations/acronyms. Don’t see what you are looking for? Let us know and we’ll be sure to add it!

Football Abbreviations and Acronyms:

ACC – Atlantic Coast Conference
C – Center
CB – Corner Back
C-USA – Conference USA
DL – Defensive Lineman
FB – Full Back
FGA – Field Goal Attempt
K – Kicker
LT – Left Tackle
LB- Line Backer
MAC – Mid American Conference
MLB – Middle Line Backer
MWC – Mountain West Conference
NCAA – National College Athletic Association
OL – Offensive Lineman
OLB – Outside Line Backer
P – Punter
PAC 12 – Pacific Conference
PAT – Point After Attempt
QB – Quarter Back
RB – Running Back
RT – Right Tackle
S – Safety
SEC – Southeastern Conference
T – Tackle
TE – Tight End
WR – Wide Receiver

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General Football Terms

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