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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.
20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- There may not have been calf roping, bull riding or steer wrestling, but Duke Energy linemen wrangled 12 awards at the International Lineman's Rodeo Oct.
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.
Defensive linemen Kevin Brown and Justin Hickman and offensive lineman Shannon Tevaga were named to the watch list for the Rotary Lombardi Award watch list.
Sixteen APS employees were among more than 900 linemen and apprentices who competed in this past weekend's 24th Annual International Lineman's Rodeo held near Kansas City, Kan.
April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thousands of linemen in North Carolina will now have a day set aside each April dedicated to recognizing their selflessness in building, maintaining and repairing the infrastructure that powers modern lives.
Places all three linemen in a head-up foot-to-foot alignment on the offensive linemen.
With seven clients in the Super Bowl - four from the Steelers (offensive linemen Alan Faneca and Marvel Smith, defensive lineman Kimo von Oelhoffen and cornerback Ricardo Colclough) and three from the Seahawks (linebacker Kevin Bentley, a Montclair Prep of Panorama City graduate, offensive lineman Wayne Hunter and defensive end Joe Tafoya) - Zuckerman will have a packed itinerary in Detroit.
This enables linemen and other professionals to work more efficiently and safer in dark or unlighted areas.
But working together with other linemen to get power on for our customers after severe weather is the most rewarding and gratifying part of my job.
When defensive linemen were playing an outside technique, they were coached to make sure they knocked the offensive lineman who was attempting to block down on a LB off course at the snap and close inside hard, allowing our LBs freedom to run to the ball.
One of Hart's Thanksgiving traditions is for the young linemen to buy everyone doughnuts, and I can remember there were only four of us when I was a sophomore, so I bought four cases of doughnuts,'' Poole said.