The football girdle is for the hip pads & tail bone pad. It has pockets inside them for these pads. It looks like compression shorts.
Football pants have the knee pads already built inside of them.
the thigh pads are on the inside of the football pants. Some people put their thigh pads in their girdle. Obviously, if you don't have a girdle, this isn't an option. In such a case, the pads would be placed inside your pants.
Basically you weave the belt through the pads and pants to secure the pads into your pants. A coach or teammate should be able to help you out if you still have trouble.
They are called skahmahgoffins.
Football pants usually have pockets for knee and thigh pads. Under the football pants, you wear a girdle that has additional pockets to place your hip and tail bone pads. The shape of the pocket will tell you which pad goes where.
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to play American football you need a helmet shoulder pads jock strap football pants with knee pads thigh pads hip pads and a tail pad
You wear a helmet, shoulder pads, a girdle, thigh pads, knee pads, cleats, a jersey, and pants.
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Cleats, hopefully socks, football pants(Which hold knee pads), A girdle( Another protective piece, it holds pads in various spots.), Pads,Helmet, A jersey, and sometimes gloves.