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What is a punt in football?

A punt in football tends to be when the football is hit with the toes, rather then the inside of the foot or the laces of the boot. Punt is sometimes used to describe hitting the ball very hard and out of control. 'punt it' upfield, rather then pass it upfield. Punt also is a slang term for putting a bet on. 'having a punt on the horses'


What does a NFL kicker do?

they kick the football in the case of a kickoff, punt, turnover or field goal kick.


Who led the NFL in kickoff and punt return touchdowns in 2006 football season?

Devin Hester


Who was the first pro football player to lead in punt and kickoff averages in the same season?

In all of American professional football, that was Chuck Fenenbock of the 1946 Los Angeles Dons of the All American Football Conference (AAFC). He averaged 28.7 yards on kickoff returns and 18.7 yards on punt returns. In the American Football League, that was Bill Thompson of the 1969 Denver Broncos with a 28.5 yard kickoff return average and a 11.5 yard punt return average. In the National Football League, that was Mel Gray of the 1991 Detroit Lions with a 25.8 yard average on kickoff returns and a 15.4 yard average on punt returns.


Who recorded the longest punt in the NFL?

The longest punt in NFL history was 98 yards by Steve O'Neal of the New York Jets in a game against the Denver Broncos in 1969. Although the kick was made before the AFL-NFL merger in 1970 (the Jets and Broncos were American Football League teams), the punt is still recognized as the longest punt in the history of the NFL.

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When is a punt allowed in football?

A punt attempt can be made on any down.


What is a punt in football?

A punt in football tends to be when the football is hit with the toes, rather then the inside of the foot or the laces of the boot. Punt is sometimes used to describe hitting the ball very hard and out of control. 'punt it' upfield, rather then pass it upfield. Punt also is a slang term for putting a bet on. 'having a punt on the horses'


What is the average distance of a punt in college football?

30.4 yards per punt


When would a football team decide to punt?

A team would decide to punt the football in their final down. They would punt the ball to relinquish the ball if the team is struggling to win the game.


How can you punt kick in football soccer?

with foot


What is a pr position in football?

Punt Returner


What is a punt and when is it used in football?

A punt in football tends to be when the football is hit with the toes, rather then the inside of the foot or the laces of the boot. Punt is sometimes used to describe hitting the ball very hard and out of control. 'punt it' upfield, rather then pass it upfield. it also could be used when a team has no chance of making it to the end zone


How do you punt a perfect football spiral every time?

up punt the ball on the very side of your foot


How many downs do you get before you have a punt in football?

3


What do most football teams do on the fourth down?

They punt.


What is a football kick called?

It's called a punt


In the NFL are you allowed to punt a ball on any down?

Yes, the team with control of the football may punt on any down.

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