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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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I don't think he's a natural halfback, he's a very good halfback but I think fullback is his best position.
Speaking on the launch of the Fullback in Oman, Chris Edwards, GM of Dhofar Automotive, said, "Fiat makes some of the best automobiles in the world and its vehicles are well-known for their style, longevity and fuel efficiency.
With Fullback, the Fiat Professional Brand makes a strong entry into the medium-size pick-up segment in the EMEA region, where 650,000 units were sold in 2015 (22% of total sales in the LCV segment).
Fiat say that, as with the position on a rugby or football field, the Fullback needs to be an intelligent and adaptable player capable of dealing with any situation.
Inside, the new Fullback cabin is more car-like, with an attractive two-tone black-andsilver dashboard, supportive and comfortable seats and pretty generous rear passenger room.
In terms of styling, the front of the Fullback has an up-market appearance of a sports SUV with its sweptback fascia, chunky front bumper and roomy cab-forward layout plus two strips of satin silver trim used to frame the front grille on the entrylevel SX, while LX versions also have chrome-finished door mirrors, door handles and side steps and 16-inch alloy wheels are standard on the SX.
Bartholomew worked with the third-team offense on Tuesday as a fullback and tight end.
Boylesports spokesman Leon Blanche said: "We price up the reserves in the morning so people could bet on them and because of that our policy to pay out on only Faltering Fullback is fair.
To me, that's the ultimate respect you can show a fullback," Harbaugh said, "because if you're going to cut him, that means you're going to give yourself up and you're going to concede the one-for-one block and try to create a pile in the hole.
Sources said tailback Chane Moline might also move to fullback.
If our right tackle calls S, everyone concerned at the 1 hole, namely the fullback, right end, right tackle, and right guard, blocks straight ahead.
He is a versatile player who can play at fullback or at half back and is also a goalkicker.