cornerback

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n cornerback a defensive football player stationed outside the linebackers
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Usage


In news:

Broncos cornerback Chris Harris knocks the ball away from San Diego Chargers wide receiver Robert Meachem in the first half Monday night as free safety Rahim Moore observes.
Cornerback Prince Amukamara's start against the Jacksonville Jaguars couldn't have gone much worse early on.
ATLANTA — Their best defensive player, cornerback Champ Bailey, has missed the last three games with a groin injury.
He's a converted defensive back who played cornerback and safety for Western Kentucky.
IRVING, Texas – When the Cowboys signed cornerback Brandon Carr in the offseason away from Kansas City, they highlighted his work against bigger receivers over the years, including then-San Diego wide receiver Vincent Jackson.
Veteran cornerback Terrence McGee has been placed on.
Plantation (Fla.) cornerback Sojourn Shelton, a former Florida State commit, announced - as seems to happen often these days - via Twitter that he was headed to Wisconsin.
But in the case of Sojourn Shelton, a star cornerback for Plantation (Fla.), he's planning on a long football journey that transitions from Friday nights to Saturday afternoons, with a hopeful eye on playing on Sundays in the future.
(AP) – Darrelle Revis has been with his New York Jets teammates for every offseason workout, and the All-Pro cornerback always planned to be around for mandatory minicamp.
Darrelle Revis has been with his New York Jets teammates for every offseason workout, and the All-Pro cornerback always planned to be around for mandatory minicamp.
South Fort Myers cornerback Eric Wester guards Cypress Lake's Dedrick White on Aug 31, 2012 at Cypress Lake High School in Fort Myers.
Stanford cornerback Ronnie Harris #23 and running back Stepfan Taylor #33 of Stanford celebrate after beating Oregon.
Keith Srakocic / AP Steelers cornerback Deshea Townsend, left, runs past Cowboys tight end Jason Witten on his way to scoring the game-winning touchdown off an interception with 1:40 to play on Sunday.
Saints cornerback Tracy Porter has injured his neck and team officials say he has been taken to a hospital for observation as a precaution.
Giants practice squad cornerback Geoffrey Pope was called up to the "bigs" Tuesday -- if you consider the Bengals in that level.
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