In basketball, the two types of defense a team mostly plays are called man-to-man and zone. The man-to-man defense is where the responsibility of a player on defense is to guard a player on the offense. In the zone defense, the responsibility of the player on defense is to patrol a specific area, or zone, of the court. Click on the 'Zone Defense' link on this page to read an article to learn more.
Rover the one in the middle of the defense
The Safety is a defensive player who is usually positioned towards the back of the defense. Usually it is their job to monitor the receivers and try to intercept passes thrown to receivers or tackle receivers once they have the ball.
A point guard is so named in the game of basketball because they are the first measure of defense. The point guard is usually the player that is closest to the opposing team. This player works defense and shoots for baskets whenever possible.
The zone and player-to-player
the zone and player-player!
It is called defensive offsides. If the defensive player enters the neutral zone and makes contact with an opponent before the ball is snapped, it is called encroachment.
You can intecept the ball whenever you can as long as you don't foul them. If yuio don't push, reach or hit the player you can try to intercept it.
Man-to-man defense is when the player sticks the other player no matter where the ball carrier goes.
The player who plays down the middle. This player plays offense and defense in which he is constantly running up and down the pitch. This player's main role is to feed the ball to the strikers to score.
When a defensive player catches a pass
the player that goes in back row only for defense
tap the player sticking the wide reciever.
The word intercept means, roughly, to cut off. Some suitable sentences would be:<BR> The aide hurried to intercept the Prime Minister before he left Parliament House.<BR>If you continue drawing this horizontal line, it will intercept that vertical line.
Well if the defense is kicking out of the goal its called a clear. But that's only if the ball goes far and gets out of the goal. So technically that's called a clear. Anybody should know this if they play soccer.
a free safety is a player on defense whose job is to tackle a player if that player gets past all the other defenders. the free safety is usually the deepest defender on the field and he usually very speedy. on long pass plays, he has run to where the ball is thrown and either knock it down, intercept it, or knock the crap out of the receiver.
The foul is called "roughing the passer" and the penalty is 15 yards against the defense.
the two people in the front of the court on defense or on offense is called a quard the person who brins the ball down on offense is called the point guard the two people playing down low are called forwards and usually the tallest person on the court plays in the center which is called the center in defense and offense