Tag Archives: Sports terminology

Sports Word of the Week! DEFENSELESS PLAYER

Written on October 5, 2015 at 1:41 pm, by

Defenseless Player (American Football) - A player who is especially vulnerable to injury because his physical position and focus of concentration is especially vulnerable to injury. Examples of defenseless players are: a....

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...