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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The offensive football players who line up behind the linemen.

Usage examples (32)
  • No. 22: Woodson set new standard in backfield - USATODAY. com
  • The backfield is big enough for Portis and Torain, Portis said.
  • Meggett fell down in backfield, then 10 run left (L. Smith, Kelso).
  • (AP) - Virginia Tech's new starting backfield is off to a good start. for more
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