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synonyms for fullback

  • halfback
  • tailback
  • blocking back
  • flanker back
  • offensive back
  • plunging back
  • slotback
  • wingback
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How to use fullback in a sentence

The median fullback and punter earns more in his second contract than off-ball linebackers, yet teams would likely never spend a fifth overall pick on either position.
HOW MUCH VALUE DO TEAMS LOSE WHEN THEY DON’T DRAFT A QUARTERBACK IN THE FIRST ROUND?JOSH HERMSMEYERMAY 13, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Their mission was to keep their top four priorities — offensive tackle Trent Williams, fullback Kyle Jusczcyk and cornerbacks Jason Verrett and J’Waun Williams.
NFL FREE AGENCY GRADES FOR ALL 32 TEAMS: PATRIOTS, JETS, BROWNS EARN HIGH MARKSJOHN CLAYTONMARCH 25, 2021WASHINGTON POST
I loved watching Sue Ellen, even when she was wearing jackets as wide-shouldered as a fullback’s and using too much Joan Jett eyeliner.
TO DETOX FROM THE NEWS, I BINGE-WATCHED ‘DALLAS.’ IT WAS MORE THAN JUST FUN.SIBBIE O'SULLIVANJANUARY 20, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He had shuffled between meeting rooms as a rare two-way player during his first few seasons in the NFL, a 6-foot-3, 311-pound mountain of a man assigned to batter opponents as both a fullback and defensive tackle for the Baltimore Ravens.
A 300-POUND FORMER DEFENSIVE LINEMAN HAS BECOME AN OFFENSIVE PLAYMAKER FOR THE RAVENSROMAN STUBBSJANUARY 15, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He is a fullback who can play on either side, adding depth to positions that were left thin by injuries this year.
JACOB GREENE CHOOSES D.C. UNITED OVER UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND SCHOLARSHIPSTEVEN GOFFNOVEMBER 24, 2020WASHINGTON POST
In 2019, Baltimore relied extensively on fullback Patrick Ricard22 and tight ends Mark Andrews, Nick Boyle and Hayden Hurst.
THE BALTIMORE RAVENS USED THEIR TIGHT ENDS DIFFERENTLYANDRES WATERSJULY 30, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
He lunged forward and crashed against the dark panel near the lock and bolt, with the energy of a college fullback.
WHISPERING WIRESHENRY LEVERAGE
For an instant they felt an immense relief, as they crowded around Wilson, the fullback, and clapped him on the shoulder.
BERT WILSON ON THE GRIDIRONJ. W. DUFFIELD
The jubilant Army men called on McAlpin, their giant fullback, to buck the line.
BERT WILSON ON THE GRIDIRONJ. W. DUFFIELD
As for Bert at fullback, no such demon playing had been seen at West Point for a generation.
BERT WILSON ON THE GRIDIRONJ. W. DUFFIELD
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WORDS RELATED TO FULLBACK

  • blocking back
  • flanker back
  • fullback
  • halfback
  • offensive back
  • plunging back
  • slotback
  • tailback
  • wingback
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.