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Huffing and puffing and running your bodies into each other on the football field is not a that big of a problem, because they’re usually playing outdoors, and the close contact of a tackle is relatively quick.
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Bait, about the size of small dog biscuits, can be purchased from a coastal feed, hardware, or tackle store.
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So, he lines up across Pittsburgh Steelers, nose tackle, twice a year.
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The defense is typically willing to allow an offense to throw to wide-open players short, then rally to make a tackle for a short gain.
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Also among top NFL opt-outs were guard Larry Warford, who’s been named to the Pro Bowl three years running, and Nate Solder, one of the best offensive tackles of the past decade.
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Houston has conceded six goals, on the same pace as last year’s squad, but it has improved its success rate on both tackles and passes.
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So we held council of war with Piegan, after which we saddled up and made ready to tackle the soaked prairies.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
“I shall tackle that difficulty about this hour to-morrow,” he communed, with a laugh at his own expense.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
If some them men folks tackle them on the road to table, there won't be nothin' left of them but the plate.
DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
Five of the crew manned the winch; the mate and Jerry went to a block-tackle which was also connected with the lifting apparatus.
THE FLOATING LIGHT OF THE GOODWIN SANDSR.M. BALLANTYNE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO TACKLE

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  • performed
  • plied
  • practiced
  • proceeded
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  • saw through
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  • waged
  • worked at
  • accouterments
  • apparatus
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  • fixtures
  • gear
  • machinery
  • outfit
  • paraphernalia
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