linemen


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Noun1.linemen - the football players who line up on the line of scrimmage
lineman - (American football) the position of a player on a football team who is stationed on the line of scrimmage
football team, eleven - a team that plays football
line - a formation of people or things one beside another; "the line of soldiers advanced with their bayonets fixed"; "they were arrayed in line of battle"; "the cast stood in line for the curtain call"
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Its linemen groped through dense forests where their poles looked like toothpicks beside the towering pines and cedars.
Duke Energy linemen roped in 18 awards at the International Lineman's Rodeo Oct.
Blocking and tackling may not be the riskiest thing that linemen face on the football field.
ISLAMABAD -- The US government is helping to save the lives of thousands of linemen who work for Pakistan's electricity distribution companies (DISCOs) through a safety training programme.
Agency for International Development (USAID) on Wednesday handed over 70 rickshaws and 30 Ravi vehicles, along with the linemen equipment, to the Peshawar Electric Supply Company (PESCO).
ISLAMABAD -- The United States through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) "Quick Impact Lineman Training Program" will help in save thousands of linemen in Pakistan.
Watch how the Oregon offensive line steps on the snap of the ball, see whether the offensive linemen can get the defenders' shoulders turned and how that relates to (big) offensive gains.
The fold block involves two adjacent linemen either backside or play side blocking, a down defender, and a second level defender.
He's one of the most dominant linemen we've had here, ever,'' Williams said.
HPS), and Chance[R] Lineman Grade Tools, reminds us to thank the linemen who are working around the clock to restore power in the Northeast.
The reason I refer to this as a combination block is because we are incorporating a pressure key and must work against two linemen to simulate this block.
III, but not (the Pac-5 Division), that we can't handle the competition,'' said Carmichael, a 6-5, 295-pound tackle who has developed into one of the area's top offensive linemen after first arriving at Notre Dame with the intent to play basketball.