defense team

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n defense team the defendant and his legal advisors collectively "the defense called for a mistrial"
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Usage

In literature:

Nagle was asked to fly to Illinois to join the defense team.
"Hacker Crackdown" by Bruce Sterling
He captained the 1894 Pennsylvania team with which I sprung the 'guards back' and 'short end defense.
"Football Days" by William H. Edwards
And the defense coordinators required warning teams and equipment in prescribed districts.
"Final Weapon" by Everett B. Cole
Neil Durant, too, had been strong in defense, but the Jefferson team could not be denied.
"The Mark of the Knife" by Clayton H. Ernst
There is a greater opportunity for team-work in defensive than in aggressive play.
"Harper's Round Table, September 10, 1895" by Various
At present the team plays a better offensive than defensive game.
"Harper's Round Table, October 29, 1895" by Various
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In news:

Arizona Cardinals defensive end Darnell Dockett has been fined a "six-figures" amount for allegedly spitting at teammate Kerry Rhodes and disobeying the team's plan to let the Jets score, a source told ESPN.
KNOXVILLE — Homecoming nearly turned into a home wrecking Saturday at Neyland Stadium as Troy exploited the UT defense for 721 yards, the most ever allowed by a Tennessee team, in a 55-48 Volunteer victory.
A strong defensive performance in the second half propelled the Gordon Lee Middle School Lady Trojan basketball team to a 45-18 home win over North Whitfield in a non-league game on Tuesday.
The defensive tackle has been one of the team's defensive bright spots this year and has played in every game.
They spread things around more than most teams when they attack defensive fronts.
Dantonio agreed , that despite the defensive trends, each team has the ability to put points in the scoreboard.
"Both teams have outstanding defenses," he said.
Spencer didn't particpate with the first-team defense early in practice either.
But it hasn't just been the offense scoring goals or the defense keeping opponents at bay, it's been a team-first attitude and improved chemistry.
Alto 's defense should be facing it toughest test of the season in trying to stop a Panther team that will be looking to score the District 10-A-I trifecta — the Panthers have already disposed of West Sabine and San Augustine.
Team's once-resident clown is a sack machine who leads the Gauchos' stingy defensive line going into regional bowl game with Centennial of Corona.
McCaffery was angry at the defense of his Iowa basketball team after Wednesday's 79-76 loss to Purdue at Carver-Hawkeye Arena, and it showed in the post-game press conference.
After watching Manchester United fall behind for the eighth time in 12 total games this season, manager Alex Ferguson has admitted he does not have the answers to fix his team's defensive frailties.
However, Thompson's defense team says that's not true.
Lee is a former Washington State defensive back who was most recently running backs coach and special teams coordinator at Indiana State.
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