end run

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end run

noun

American football : a play in which the player carrying the ball tries to run around the line of defensive players

Full Definition of END RUN

1
:  a football play in which the ballcarrier attempts to run wide around the end of the line; specifically :  sweep 3e
2
:  an evasive trick or maneuver <made an end run around the regulations>

First Known Use of END RUN

1902

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