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n. Abbr. TB Football
The back on an offensive team who lines up farthest from the line of scrimmage.
a queue of traffic stretching back from an obstruction
the offensive football back who lines up farthest behind the line of scrimmage.
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|Noun||1.||tailback - (American football) the person who plays tailback|
football, football game - any of various games played with a ball (round or oval) in which two teams try to kick or carry or propel the ball into each other's goal
back - (football) a person who plays in the backfield
|2.||tailback - (American football) the position of the offensive back on a football team who lines up farthest from the line of scrimmage|
back - (American football) the position of a player on a football team who is stationed behind the line of scrimmage