tailback

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n tailback (American football) the position of the offensive back on a football team who lines up farthest from the line of scrimmage
    • n tailback (American football) the person who plays tailback
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Usage


In news:

Malcome in Georgia's tailback mix.
Vols tailback Rajion Neal has toiled with big guys.
UT tailback Marlin Lane erupts in Orange & White Game.
Tailbacks Rajion Neal and Devrin Young shine in UT Vols scrimmage .
Bloomsburg's Franklyn Quiteh went from short -yardage specialist in the preseason to starting tailback on opening day to All-American when his redshirt freshman season was finished.
The Carolina Panthers have invested $89 million on tailbacks DeAngelo Williams and Jonathan Stewart and fullback Mike Tolbert.
The Bills tailback picked up 160 all-purpose yards and two touchdowns, but wasn't the top scorer this Sunday.
While he never strayed from his linebacker position, Brian thought about joining his favorite co- star , Nick Rude, at tailback for his senior football season.
Linebacker Lorenzo Alexander said the Philadelphia offense will remain dangerous no matter which quarterback starts , given the presence of tailback LeSean McCoy and wide receivers DeSean Jackson and Jeremy Maclin.
Fourth-string Ohio State tailback Jaamal Berry has been charged with misdemeanor assault and disorderly conduct after police say he punched a man in the face and then bragged about it.
Tailback Brown primed for K-State.
Syracuse football tailback Ameen-Moore provided backfield depth in victory over Cards.
New Jersey tailback commits to Badgers.
Michigan State tailback Le'Veon Bell finally gets special award recognition.
"No one knows better than I do that this isn't an individual honor, it's a team award," Michigan State tailback Le'Veon Bell.
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