A variety of football in which a defensive player stops a play by snatching a strip of cloth (flag) worn by the ballcarrier, rather than by tackling.
Webster's New World
Flag Football Sentence Examples
The LFL games are different from regular NFL games, of course, but make no mistake, these are far from powder puff or flag football games.
For instance, a Mexican-inspired soiree would suggest different things (seven-layer dip, Mexican beer, piñatas) than a tailgate-party theme (burgers and chili, football-throwing contests and flag football games).
A friendly game of flag football is a fitting way to kick off an evening of watching football.
In addition, some younger football players may need a flag football belt and flag set for their uniform.