quarterback, signal caller, field general(noun)
(football) the person who plays quarterback
quarterback, signal caller, field general(verb)
(American football) the position of the football player in the backfield who directs the offensive play of his team
"quarterback is the most important position on the team"
play the quarterback
The player on a football tream who chooses the offensive play and receives the ball from the center at the start of each down. Compare halfback and fullback.
an offensive back whose primary job is to pass the ball in a play
to play the position of quarterback
(by extension) to lead the offense
Quarterback is a position in American and Canadian football. Quarterbacks are members of the offensive team and line up directly behind the offensive line. Quarterbacks are the leaders of the offensive team, responsible for calling the play in the huddle.
The numerical value of quarterback in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of quarterback in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Sure, luck means a lot in football. Not having a good quarterback is bad luck.
It's not the quarterback-versus-quarterback thing, we're not on the field at the same time. I have a lot of respect for him, what he does, what he still does is amazing.
I've known Tom Brady a long time and Tom Brady's a class act, a great quarterback, and I don't think Tom Brady'd do anything really out of the ordinary, tom Brady has been an incredible quarterback for a long time.
I liked to rough them up a little bit because it's easier to grip, every quarterback gets the opportunity to pick the balls they want to use before the game, and( Colts quarterback) Andrew Luck did too. Then it's really about the officials making sure the balls are ready for game play.
What he's done in the short time being an NFL quarterback, he's been awesome, it's the best word I can think of. He's been a great passer, he's been a great runner, he's been a great leader. You don't go 17-1 as a starting quarterback without being awesome, and that's what he's been this year without a doubt.
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