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double reverse

n. Football
An offensive play in which the ball is handed off in a reverse and then handed off again to a player running in the opposite direction, restoring the original direction of the play.
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Noun1.double reverse - (American football) a running play in which a first reverse is followed by a second reverse
reverse - (American football) a running play in which a back running in one direction hands the ball to a back running in the opposite direction
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The double reverse against the Aviva Premiership outfit means the Blues are out of Europe's premier competition, but they do still have the chance of defending their Amlin Cup trophy if they finish as one of the three best pool runners-up.
Senior captain Max Pereira recovered a fumble for Quaboag at the Ware 33, and three plays later, Bish ran the ball 14 yards up the middle on a double reverse to make it 35-7.
Thurston followed with a 37-point second quarter that included - in order - touchdown passes of 45 and 14 yards to Jordan Demoss, a two-yard scoring pass from Andrew Woody to Jordan Loos, a 22-yard strike to Kaleb Burroughs, a 40-yard field goal by Machuca and finally, with 44 seconds left in the half, a 26-yard pass to Demoss following a double reverse and lateral back to Hendrickson.
THE scene of a rare home defeat, disgruntled fans filing out early and the first double reverse of the season - but ultimately, no great damage done.
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