The offense is called onto the field once a team has possession of the ball during game.
PRO TIP: If you're ever lost, just look at which team has the ball. The team on offense always has the ball.
The Goals Of The Offense
The offense of a football team has the following goals:
- To advance the ball toward the opposing team's end zone
- To score points
Without a good offense, a football team will struggle to score points. A team cannot win a football game without scoring points.
Offense Player Positions
There are many ways to structure a football offense, but every offense will have the same basic structure:
Check out Football Offensive Positions to see the player positions.