Learn How To Throw a Football

If you haven’t already noticed, I am in love with everything tailgating. One of the main reasons I love it so much is because of all the fun games that take place. There are plenty of drinking games like beer pong and cornhole, but you will also see a number of non-alcoholic games. American football is arguably the most popular sport in the world, attracting millions of viewers and party goers every Monday, Thursday and Sunday. With 32 different NFL teams, there are so many loyal fans out there. Because of this, one of my favorite things to do at my parties is play a fun game of pickup football.

The great thing about playing a pickup game is that there are not too many standard rules. You basically agree on how to play with whoever you are playing with and then just have a nice leisurely game. One of the interesting things about this is that although it seems easy, most people don’t really know the proper way to throw a football. This is a skill that every man should have and this article will help those who don’t have a clue.

How to Properly Throw a Football

tom brady throwing a football
Less people now-a-days know how to correctly throw a football. If this is you this likely isn’t your fault. Maybe you weren’t into athletics when you were younger or no one ever taught you. Whether you actually play football or not, throwing one is an essential skill that every man should possess. Especially if you love to tailgate. Here are a two great reasons why you should learn how to throw a football:

First, you will enjoy your tailgates much more. If you go to tailgates regularly, you’ve probably seen guys throwing a ball around. When you learn how to throw a football, well, you can join in on the fun. Having a catch is a good way to immerse yourself in the environment and make some new friends. It will also allow you to be the quarterback in your next pickup game!

There will probably be a time when you need to throw a football to someone. If your technique is poor, you will look foolish and quite unmanly. When you learn how to throw a football, you won’t have to worry about any of this embarrassment!

Second, to play football. Pick-up football games are common at many American social events. Even if you’re not the quarterback, you will likely have to throw the ball at some point. When you learn how to throw a football properly, you can join in on the fun and never look back.

If You Still Need Help Learning to Throw

Fortunately for you, learning the proper technique is simple thanks to the internet. You can Google “how to throw a football” and practice the methods that are demonstrated on multiple websites. It doesn’t take long learn the proper ways to do this.

I am happy to offer some more information if you need it, otherwise, you can view this cool video that may be able to teach you how to toss.