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fullback

1. Soccer hockey one of two defensive players positioned in front of the goalkeeper
2. Rugby a defensive player positioned close to his own line
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As long as I do my job, I think the opportunities are plentiful for a fullback to come in here.
A lot of times, it would look like the play was designed that way," Potter said, "because all of a sudden our fullback would pick up (the would-be tackler) and we'd make positive yardage and we'd look at each other and go, 'Thank God for Owen.
I was looking at the NFL draft before the season, and I was one of the top fullbacks before I got hurt.
The addition of T making the call CT signifies that the fullback will now take the second man in leaving the outside man for the right tackle.
the non-runner allowed Faltering Fullback his shot at big-race glory, but for trainer-rider Denis hogan, who was due to partner Save My Blushes, it was a day to forget.
A Fullback in college for Wake Forest, Ovie, who was raised in Charleston, South Carolina, was selected for All ACC First-Team in that position.
After last year and watching Ryan Powdrell and what he did in the Arkansas game, I knew that the fullback played a role significantly, not only blocking but in the passing game," said Havili, who rolled up 2,652 all-purpose yards and 32 touchdowns as a senior in high school.
He must get the ball to the fullback as deep as possible.
Paddy has played fullback when at UCD, though primarily he is an out-half," conceded Solomons.
Give Thomas the break he needs, restore Jenkins to fly-half and name Morgan at fullback.
Cardinal Mooney's James Buchanan, considered by some high school scouting bureaus as one of the top fullback prospects in the country, has verbally accepted a football scholarship from Florida State University.
With eight seniors on this year's roster, including right fullback Nicole Nale and sweeper Lainie Ransom, the Knights are hoping their defense can carry them to similar results.