Examples of backfield in a Sentence
a tackle made in the backfield
The team has a strong backfield.
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In the backfield, Tigers running back Derrius Guice racked up 1,153 rushing yards to go along with 11 touchdowns.
Coleman had come from backfield and run a wheel route; his man fell in coverage.
The touchdown by Thomas, now a second-year wideout with the New Orleans Saints, came on a trick play where wideout Evan Spencer took a pitch on a reverse and threw from the backfield.
Start concentrating on limiting the passing game, and Alvin Kamara and Mark Ingram gash you from the backfield.
With every pass caught and every handoff in the backfield, the team continues to forget.
That’s welcome news to Stanford fans, who know the Cardinal will need Love’s rushing talents out of the backfield when No.
On the ground, Carandal Hale and EJ Thompson kept the defense honest with strong runs and the ability to catch the ball out of the backfield.
Atlantic, which failed to cross the 50 yard line in the first half, looked like a rejuvenated team after halftime before Williams picked off a pass intended for the running back out of the backfield early in the fourth and took it to the end zone.
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