Establishing Rules, Field and Positions. Find a large, grassy area to play on. Divide players evenly into two teams and hand out the appropriate colored football flags and flag belts to each team. Have each team decide who will act as its quarterback, runners and line players. Set your playing field's boundaries with plastic cones.What is the history of flag football?
FLAG FOOTBALL History. Flag football evolved as an outgrowth of tackle football that was first played in the United States around the middle of the nineteenth century. Since that time football has become one of the most popular sports in the world.How many people are in a flag football team?
How to Play Flag Football. Object. Flag football is played with two teams of 5-8 players who attempt to score points by moving the ball down the field across the goal line. The team with the most points at the end of regulation time is the winner.