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Anthony Brown threw for one touchdown and ran for another, and Jeff Smith threw for a TD on a flanker option for BC.
Deonte Thompson is in line to start at flanker, opposite split end Kevin White.
Frank Gifford, who died in 2015, was a star halfback and flanker for the New York Giants in the 1950s and early ’60s.
Quarterback Tony Banks is one of 15 pro players on the ballot, while running back Bob Apisa and quarterback/flanker Charlie Wedemeyer are two of the three coach and contributor finalists.
If Stills were to move inside, the Dolphins would likely have Leonte Carroo and Jakeem Grant, two second-year receivers, fill in at flanker.
Bottled in the same flanker design as the original two scents, this fresh and floral perfume is the perfect transitional fragrance to take you from summer to fall.
Gentry has played flanker, as Meredith does, in addition to split end this preseason.
Returning for coach Darrin Fisher are 12 starters, including senior running back Ryan Hammond (840 yards) and senior flanker Preston Phillips (436 yards).
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Definition of flanker for English Language Learners
American football : a player on the offensive team whose position is toward the side and behind the line of scrimmage
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