You don’t have to be a pro to understand football AP Images: Charles Rex Arbogast
The first NFL Super Bowl LI football sits in a bin with other balls to be stamped with the New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons names at the Wilson Sporting Goods factory Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, in Ada, Ohio. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

With Super Bowl LI right around the corner, it’s time to get your head in the game. If you love to celebrate football but don’t quite understand what the game is all about, have no fear. Here are eight commonly used football terms to kick-start your football knowledge.

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By the end of this video you will know what the following football terms mean:

  1. Blitz
  2. Down
  3. End Zone
  4. Fumble
  5. Hike / Snap
  6. Off side
  7. Rush
  8. Walk-on
Kaitlyn Winey About the author:
Kaitlyn Winey is an associate videographer/editor for Rare. Follow her on Twitter @TheWineyWrapUp.
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