Thesaurus / halfback
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Tom had just obliterated a 150-pound halfback, who had lost the ball, the use of his legs and his Varsity aspirations altogether.
FOOTBALL DAYSWILLIAM H. EDWARDS
He suffers like an All-America halfback playing on a scrub team.
PIECES OF HATEHEYWOOD BROUN
The game brought out Jimmie Craig in the new rôle of halfback and assured him a permanent berth behind the line.
Down the field a Princeton halfback had caught the ball and was squirming back.
STOVER AT YALEOWEN JOHNSON
Berriman, their halfback, bowled over Chamberlain for a gain of four yards.
Bert Wheeler was making rapid strides to attain the position of halfback.
FOOTBALL DAYSWILLIAM H. EDWARDS
In the first story of this series we watch Yank buck the line as a Halfback.
MARY JANE'S CITY HOMECLARA INGRAM JUDSON
Sara was halfback on the freshman football team, while Jim played quarterback.
STILL JIMHONOR WILLSIE MORROW
He was muscular, well-built, and fast on his feet, almost perfectly put together for a halfback.
THE SHERIFF'S SONWILLIAM MACLEOD RAINE
But no halfback was ever so elusive as this infernal college.
AT GOOD OLD SIWASHGEORGE FITCH

WORDS RELATED TO HALFBACK

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