linebacker blitzing

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n linebacker blitzing (American football) defensive players try to break through the offensive line
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Usage


In news:

Packers blitz scheme showing how they like to get LB Clay Matthews (52), CB Charles Woodson (21) and their inside linebacker pressuring the quarterback.
The burly delivery truck driver moved a linebacker on the blitz play.
Brandon senior wide receiver and linebacker Elijah Parker was voted the Blitz 16, BankPlus Player of the week after making plays on both side of the ball.
"I haven't thought about that," Tony Romo said, avoiding the subject like it was a blitzing linebacker.
When the ball is snapped, Eli Manning relies on a strong offensive line to keep from getting sacked when the linebackers blitz.
Clay Matthews leads the NFL in sacks , but that's nothing compared to the ad blitz featuring Green Bay's star outside linebacker.
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