Edison Tigers Football FAQs  

Frequently Asked Questions About EHS Sports

Tamaury Miller-Woodward, Staff Writer


Are football players accepted with no experience? 

Yes, there is no rule that state players must have experience prior to playing. 

What is the objective? 

The objective is to get the ball into the opposing teams’ endzone by either running the ball or passing it to someone so that they can run it in.  

How long is a football field? 

A football field is 100 yards long. 

How do I join? 

If you’re looking to join the team, you should visit the districts athletic website and speak with an athletic director. https://athletics.fresnounified.org/ 

What is an interception? 

  Interceptions are when the quarterback intends to throw the ball to one of his wide receiver but the ball is caught by someone on the opposing team on defense. 


What is a fumble? 

A fumble is when a player that has possession of the ball drops it or loses possession of it before the play is over.  


What equipment is used/needed for football? 

Players are required to wear a helmet, shoulder pads, thigh and knee pads, a mouthguard and cleats in order to be on the field.