I formation

noun

Definition of I formation

: an offensive football formation in which the running backs line up in a line directly behind the quarterback — compare t formation

First Known Use of I formation

1951, in the meaning defined above

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“I formation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/I%20formation. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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