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Q: What line in football you have to pass in order to get a first down?
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How does football 10 yard line appear on television screens?

If you are talking about the line ofscrimmage or the First down line it is animated.


What is a first down in the game of football?

When you get 10 yards ahead of the original line of scrimmage


Whats is the purpose of a defensive line in American football?

The defensive line in American football has many jobs. First is to attempt to break through the opponents offensive line in order to tackle the quarterback. Others on the defensive line are given the task of running down field with a receiver to try to intercept the ball.


What does blue line mean in football game?

The blue line is the line of scrimmage, or where the offense started the play from. Conversely, the yellow/orange line is where they need to get to for a first down.


What is the imaginary line where the football starts for each down?

That line is called the line of scrimmage.


How dothey create the yellow line on the football field that marks the first down on tv?

The yellow line that you see on your TV screen is not on the football field. It is only a visual reference for those of us watching the game on TV so we can see how far the offense needs to go to get a first down.


If you fumble the ball in football is it first down if you pick it up?

If the offense recovers the fumble and advances it beyond the original first down line, yes, it is a first down. If the ball is not advanced past the original first down line then the next play is the down after the one that the fumble occurred on. For example, if a running back fumbles the ball on second down and an offensive line man recovers the fumble but does not advance the ball beyond the original first down line, it is then third down. If the defense recovers the fumble, then it is an automatic first down wherever the player that recovered the fumble is downed.


What does block down mean in football?

A block down field beyond the line of scrimmage


In football if a player passes the first down line and gets pushed back does he get the first down?

Yes, the ball would be spotted the farthest the player went, unless they went backwards on their own will.


What is the yellow line in football on TV?

That is the line of scrimmage, the line in which the team with the ball begins their play on. it may also be the 1st down line


What is the 0 yard line in football?

The first end zone line, ususally referred to as the goal line.


In a football game can it be first and 1?

If, after gaining a first down, a player is tackled at the one yard line, then it would be 1st and 1. Some may consider this 1st and goal.

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