yard marker

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Noun1.yard marker - (football) a marker indicating the yard line
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
marker - some conspicuous object used to distinguish or mark something; "the buoys were markers for the channel"
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DRILL The drill is easy to remember; the yard marker is the same as the time required, and all stages are 10 rounds.
I'd be there, rubbing Vicks into its carapace, trying to get a bit of cough medicine down its mandibles in the faint light of the 50 yard marker buoy.
I gave it everything I had - but instead of it flying down the pitch 50 yards, the ball dropped like a lead balloon around the 20 yard marker.
Don Ledford Automotive Center will provide Boys and Grls Club of Cleveland with football kits including equipment bags, t-shirts, water bottle carriers, footballs, yard marker set, and helmet decals.
Cart path repairs and replacing other damaged items, including ball washers, benches, tee and yard markers and sod, have a price tag of $163,000.
Instead, such teams will tend to "move the chains" (a term indicating that a new set of downs is beginning and the ten yard markers on the sidelines are being moved to a new spot) regularly and have no trouble marching down for a score.
This was a board game that looked like a football field, including yard markers, goal posts, cardboard cutouts with pictures of cheering fans lining both sides of the field and a scoreboard.