Thesaurus / forward pass
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A forward pass to right end was upset by Steve and Claflin punted on second down.

Left End EdwardsRalph Henry Barbour

With one down left and fifteen yards to gain Burrage tried a forward pass.

Left End EdwardsRalph Henry Barbour

Phil gave the signal for a forward pass, and it was well executed.

A Quarter-Back's PluckLester Chadwick

Then the forward pass was tried, usually without advancing the ball, though one clever skirting of the end gained fifteen yards.

Thacher proceeded to arrange her forces to intercept a forward pass and again Carmine switched.

Left Guard GilbertRalph Henry Barbour

A brilliant run around left end netted them twenty yards, and a forward pass gained ten more.

With a tackler at his heels he hurled a forward pass to Dave Powers.

Red DynamiteRoy J. Snell

The defense for the forward pass will need to be studied with great care in the immediate future.

An end run was blocked, a third forward pass was intercepted.

Red DynamiteRoy J. Snell

Rabbit had it and was preparing to throw a forward pass to Dave Powers, who had run around left end to receive it.

Red DynamiteRoy J. Snell

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