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Battering Ram

 

an ancient siege engine consisting of a beam with a metal head, used to destroy fortress walls, gates, and towers.

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Blackpool boss Simon Grayson has relied upon Ben Burgess to lead the line in his typical battering-ram style this term, which has worked to good effect against some teams, but Mick McCarthy's men have looked a cut above the rest this campaign and will be confident of nullifying his threat.
So, no surprise when this latest piece of self-mythology/self-parody comes in with a battering-ram guitar driven by hobnailboot beat.
One of our unique points as a team was that we had Hartson, an old-style battering-ram of a centre forward to really put the wind up nations like Azerbaijan.
If he does contain Owen, Henchoz must then pray that Wayne Rooney doesn't unhinge the Swiss defence with his battering-ram power and goal threat.