Six points are scored for a touchdown.
When a team scores a touchdown they will receive 6 points.
In 1911 a touchdown was worth 5 points. In 1912 it was changed to the traditional 6 points.
A touchdown is worth 6 points in an NFL football game.
It is worth six points in football in the NFL and CFL.
The scoring team is given 6 points for the touchdown. They also get the choice to kick an extra point or go for a two-point conversion after the touchdown takes place.
A touchdown is worth six points in American football.
A touchdown is worth 6 points. After the touchdown, teams either kick the ball through the goal posts for a single point, or they take the ball on the 5 yard line and try to get the ball into the end zone for two points.
After the touchdown you get 6 points, and get to either go for a field goal(1 point after touchdown (PAT)) or a 2 point conversion, which is either a passing play into the end zone or a running play.
Five points. It was increased to six the following year.
You mean the extra point a team tries to get after a touchdown, right? It's one point, so if the team makes a touchdown and the point, they would've made 7 points total :)