Football Basic Rules For Kids
This can be achieved by either running with the football until tackled, or throwing the ball to a teammate.
If a team's offense fails to move the ball ten yards forward after four attempts, possession of the ball is transferred to the other team.
The end zone is a ten yard section located at each end of the football field.
If teams are unable to reach the end zone, they can also score three points by kicking a field goal.
Each team is allowed to have 11 players on the field.
Football games are divided into 15 minute quarters, and lasts a total of 60 minutes.