Football
    Footnotes

    “Football,” Friend, Nov. 1978, 11

    Football

    Football

    Across

    4. Score of six points.

    7. Each _________ held in the cheering section shows part of a picture.

    8. Kickoff at the 40-____ line.

    11. _________ time out.

    12. At the beginning of the game a player will ________ the ball.

    14. First two letters of the word shout.

    15. New players are selected in a football dr __ __ __.

    18. Outside player on either side of the line.

    19. Go _________ a huddle.

    20. On fourth down, a team usually will ________.

    21. Player who catches a pass.

    23. Playing area.

    26. Above.

    28. Paddle for a rowboat.

    29. Cross scrimmage line before center has passed the ball.

    32. Abbreviation for senior.

    33. Request.

    34. Victory.

    Down

    1. Rain can turn a field to _____.

    2. A football _____ has cleats.

    3. Person who gives a team instructions.

    4. Player who stops the ballcarrier.

    5. Will he run ________ pass?

    6. Synthetic fabric.

    9. Nickname for Albert.

    10. The _________ team does not carry the ball.

    13. Middle lineman.

    16. An explosive.

    17. A center, two guards, two tackles, and two ends.

    22. The _________ carried the ball 20 yards.

    24. An offside penalty means a ________ of 5 yards.

    25. Lights are used for play after ________.

    27. To mix up a printer’s type.

    30. Enjoyable.

    31. The ball is _________ on the 31-yard line.

    33. An insect.

    Answers:

    • Across—(4) touchdown, (7) card, (8) yard, (11) call, (12) kick, (14) sh, (15) aft, (18) end, (19) into, (20) punt, (21) receiver, (23) field, (26) up, (28) oar, (29) offside, (32) sr., (33) ask, (34) win. Down—(1) mud, (2) shoe, (3) coach, (4) tackle, (5) or, (6) nylon, (9) Al, (10) defensive, (13) center, (16) TNT, (17) line, (22) rusher, (24) loss, (25) dark, (27) pi, (30) fun, (31) down, (33) ant.