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He’ll likely use more Cover-3 than Cover-1 this time in an effort to limit big pass plays, but because of Hill’s speed and constantly improving route-running, it’s almost impossible to keep him under 100 yards in a big game.

Here in Santa Fe, my favorite running routes often have frozen northern aspects and completely dry southern ones.

The Chiefs could use an effective running game to take some pressure off their injury-ravaged offensive line in pass protection.

Wright played in the league from 2004-10 as a running back for the Falcons, Browns and Cardinals, serving as the Cardinals' union rep during the 2011 lockout before retiring.

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This year is the 59th running of a race that has become, unofficially at least, the start of the year's racing season for many.

The running machines are a gloomy chorus of heavy-footed stomping.

Several Republicans won primaries in 2014 by running as ideologically pure conservatives who wanted new leadership in the House.

But the ads are not just intended to remind the Google-curious that Paul exists and is thinking about running for president.

AIDS insanity:  When running for the US Senate in 1992, Huckabee called for a quarantine of people who had AIDS.

A running joke inside the tribe is that the group is like that club with a hundred people waiting outside to get in.

There he gave orders for the car to be put into running condition for the following morning, and returned to the hotel.

The cantonment was split into two sections by an irregular ravine, or nullah, running east and west.

Father Gaspara was about to ask another question, when Ramona appeared in the doorway, flushed with running.

After the Reserve Banks have been in operation long enough to be running smoothly, not a few branches will doubtless be organized.

The fire along the three miles front is like the rumble of an express train running over fog signals.


On this page you'll find 121 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to running, such as: constant, functioning, working, active, cursive, and dynamic.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.