GOOD ATHLETIC POSITION

What is GOOD ATHLETIC POSITION?

GOOD ATHLETIC POSITION meaning a two-point stance in which the feet are shoulder width apart, the ankles and knees are bent slightly, the player is leaning forward slightly at the waist, and he has his hands in front of him facing the opponents; generally, a decent position for all non-ball carriers once a play gets underway; also called a “good football position”

 

reference: John T. Reed: DICTIONARY OF AMERICAN FOOTBALL TERMS