Definitions for end run
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Also called end′ sweep`. a running play in football in which the ballcarrier attempts to outflank the defensive end.
an indirect or evasive and expedient maneuver.
Category: Common Vocabulary, Informal
Origin of end run:
end run, sweep(noun)
(American football) an attempt to advance the ball by running around the end of the line
A running play in American football in which the player carrying the ball attempts to avoid being tackled by evading the defending players from the opposing team
An attempt to avoid a difficult situation by transcending it without confronting it directly
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