REAL DEAL FOOTBALL UNPLUGGED
Counter Play Chart
Game Flow Example
Even if you’re not watching a game you can still play Real Deal Football.
Find the 6 Wild Cards, remove from the deck, and set aside.
Divide the deck into the two teams (Black and White).
Remove the double-border cards (5 per team).
Each player takes one team deck.
Shuffle the Wild Cards and deal 3 to each team.
Add the 3 Wild Cards to each team deck, shuffle, and deal four cards face down to your team.
Place the remaining cards face down as a draw pile.
Pick up four dealt cards. Flip a coin to see who plays Offense first.
Offense plays one card face up to try and score (Lead Card).
Defense counters with one card face up to keep Offense from scoring. If a Wild Card is played, Offense maintains possession and tries again.
IF Defense stops the score: Change of Possession. Roles reverse.
IF Defense cannot counter then discard. Offense scores.
IF Offense has no offensive play, then punt by discarding.
Team with most points at the end of 4 quarters wins!
each team will get three
into two teams
double border cards