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The Backyard Sports series let you play games with a group of virtual kids, some of whom happen to be young versions of professional athletes. Backyard Football 2002 lets you run, pass, and kick with young versions of the National Football League's superstars.

Players create a junior avatar of themselves and draft a team from a group of backyard kids and kid versions of 10 NFL players then deck themselves out in their favorite uniforms and hit the gridiron. Standard sports simulation game types are available including exhibition games and season play but the emphasis is on fun and accessibility for all ages.


Backyard Football 2002 Windows My team of champions. Nobody can top them!
Backyard Football 2002 Windows Customizing a play. I didn't want to name it "The Moby" again so I just used the first thing that came to my mind. On a side note, you might be surprised at how effective this play is.
Backyard Football 2002 Windows I throw the ball blindly, but unfortunately it turns into an interception.
Backyard Football 2002 Windows I guess he's not quite sure what to think.

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Wait, it's not just the same game again? Windows Mr. Eight-Three-One (1581)

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Tech with Kids (Computing with Kids) Windows Jan 08, 2002 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100


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