forward pass


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forward pass

[¦fȯr·wərd ′pas]
(engineering)
In project management, scheduling from a known start date and calculating the finish date by proceeding from the first operation to the last. Also known as forward scheduling.
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So, after several weeks of secretly practicing the art of the forward pass, Cochems commanded his squad to break open the "air attack.
They scored with a try that was clearly from a forward pass, but credit to Bristol, they defended brilliantly and made it extremely difficult for us with the way they competed at every single breakdown.
He gave referee Stuart Dickinson the nod and we now ask: should a referee, in all fairness, call a forward pass that he did not even see?
Sir - Harry Lewis wants rugby's TMO (television match official) to adjudicate the forward pass (Letters, October 13).
Skybet - man of the match: 9 DMcGuire, 10 P Wellens, L Pryce, S Long, R Burrow, 12 J Roby, K Sinfield, B Webb, J Peacock, 16 bar; to happen first: 11-8 knock on, 9-4 forward pass, 5-2 try, 12 drop goal, 20 half time, 25 sin-binning.
Howells diplomatically glossed over Jutge's blunder and said: "There was no doubt their second try came from a forward pass but these things happen.
There was also question of whether the pitch, which occurred past the line of scrimmage, was a forward pass.
After a few minutes Warrington scored a try, and Halifax supporters nearer the pitch shouted forward pass, so my section of the crowd shouted forward pass.
My greatest idea on the forward pass was to hire Jim Ryun as a pass receiver for third-and-a-mile-to-go situations.
Stephen Jones of Scarlets kicked six penalties, but missed the kick that could have tied the match PICTURE: Huw Richard Fussell of Ospreys runs in to score try, but the referee missed a forward pass during the move PICTURE: Huw Evans Picture Agency
Saints trailed 14-12 when Paul Wellens threw out a forward pass to Francis Meli who darted over.
Lions looked to have scored soon after, but were called back for a forward pass.