Learn the nuances of the game for a more enjoyable Super Bowl SundayBy Olivia Putnal
While Super Bowl parties are a lot of fun- great food, fun commercials and catching up with friends- the big game is still the most important part of the night. But what if your lack of knowledge makes it hard for you to enjoy the sport? You know the essentials, sure, but it's the small details that make football so exciting. From false starts to two-point conversions, make sure you're prepared for this year's Super Bowl between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Green Bay Packers with these must-know football facts. Photo by Chabruken / Getty Images
Terms to Know
With so many different terms, it can be hard to keep track of what's going on in a football game. Here are a few of the most important terms to remember.
Safety: If a team is tackled in their own end zone, the other team receives two points.
Two-Point Conversion: Instead of kicking a field goal following a touchdown, a team has the option to "go for two," which means they must score again from theRead More »from The Rules of Football - Explained