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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person who hurries; (football) a ball carrier who tries to gain ground by running with the ball.

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  • Jammal Brown or Khalif Barnes would be good options here if the big edge rusher is gone.
  • The Tide's leading rusher is junior Glen Coffee, whose name clearly belongs in headlines.
  • The 49ers spent big free agent money on Justin Smith to be their pass-rusher from the right end. for more
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