Tag Archives: Football Terminology

Sports Word of the Week! FREE AGENT

Written on March 9, 2015 at 9:17 am, by

Free Agent (professional sports) - A professional athlete whose contract with his most recent team has expired; He can sign a new contract with any team that makes him an offer....

Sports Word of the Week! FRANCHISE TAG

Written on March 2, 2015 at 12:02 pm, by

Franchise or Tag (American Football, NFL) - Designating a player with a franchise tag which prevents him from becoming an unrestricted free agent.  The player is guaranteed a one-year contract with...

Sports Word of the Week! PI

Written on January 5, 2015 at 7:28 am, by

PI; Pass Interference (American Football) -  Illegally impeding another player from catching a forward pass. Join the Conversation I can't get over the game yesterday! Lions quarterback, Matthew Stafford, threw a...