American football balances Offence and Defence in one of the worlds most strategic football games. Ensuring that you have positioned your football team in their optimal position when they meet, head to head with their league opponents on the grid iron is the key metric to winning football games.
|American Football Player Attributes|
|Offense or Defense|
|Height / Build|
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Getting the game strategy right is a tricky balance, it's not just a case of considering the 11 football players on the field, in the National Football League (NFL), a football coach has 47 players from which to plan, train and execute strategic gameplay through the game. Positioning football players to achieve the maximum team strategic layout can be complex, it's not simply a case of going with the players choice, a good football couch looks for a players natural strengths and weaknesses with a view to building on these along with their football knowledge and positional understanding to create players who know their position and role down to the fine detail. The American Football 'Position to Win' calculator is designed to assist football coaches and football players in identifying their key strengths to understand where they are best positioned in the field and/or to identify alternate positions that could be played by developing/building on key strengths and/or weaknesses.
The American Football play to win calculator can be used in two ways.
The matrix below defines the qualities that form the makeup of most footballers. As you can see, footballers come in all shapes and sizes, the key influencing attributes which contribute to positional selection are a players build, their key strengths and their offence/defence play. This is however a simplistic overview of a football players attributes. Defining the key mix of these qualities to support positional play is the key, luckily the Amercian Football player position calculator does this for you.
Whilst American Football positons include:
The American football positional qualities matrix and the American Football calculator is limited to:
If you would like to contribute the this quality matrix and refine the tool, please get in touch.
|Middle Linebacker||Quarterback||Lineman||Outside Linebacker||Cornerback||Running back||Wide receiver|
|Height||Shorter Than Normal||x||x||x||x||x||x||x|
|Taller than Normal||x||x||x||x||x||x||x|
|Weight / Age||Less than 130||x||x||x||x||x||x||x|
|130 - 170||x||x||x||x||x||x||x|
|170 - 220||x||x||x||x||x||x||x|
|220 - 250||x||x||x||x||x||x||x|
|On the slower side||x||x||x||x||x||x||x|
|On the faster side||x||x||x||x||x||x||x|
|Build||Short / Stocky||x||x||x||x||x|
|Average / Athletic||x||x||x||x||x|
|Average / Strong Bulky||x||x||x||x||x|
|Tall / strong||x||x||x||x||x|
|Tall / Slender||x||x||x||x||x||x|