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Recent Examples on the Web Three plays after that, with the Chargers lined up on the right hash mark, Herbert threw across his body and found Mike Williams near the left sideline for a 20-yard gain. Dylan Hernández Columnist, Los Angeles Times, 12 Sep. 2021 When Jackson handed the reins over to Tyler Huntley, one of the backup quarterback’s best completions was a run-pass-option throw over the middle to Proche, running a slant from near the right hash mark. Jonas Shaffer, baltimoresun.com, 18 Aug. 2021 Nathanial Vakos lined up his 30-yard field goal attempt just inside the left hash mark Friday night with two seconds on the clock. Matt Goul, cleveland, 7 Nov. 2020 On the next play, Smith dropped deep along the left hash mark while Harris remained closer to the line of scrimmage to his right. Jim Souhan, Star Tribune, 21 Nov. 2020 On a third-and-seven from the left hash mark during the third quarter, Jayden de Laura fired a pass across the field for a 14-yard gain to Renard Bell, who was being defended by Jamal Hill. oregonlive, 19 Nov. 2020 Organt fired off a shot from the right hash mark to no avail at the 35th minute in second half. Kyle J. Andrews, baltimoresun.com, 4 Nov. 2020 Hockenson ran what was essentially a drag-corner route, taking Blackmon just past the inside hash mark on a shallow drag, then breaking outside toward the numbers. Dave Birkett, Detroit Free Press, 4 Nov. 2020 Early in the fourth quarter of his third collegiate game, Britain Covey lined up at his own 31-yard line on the right hash mark, awaiting a punt from Fresno State’s Garrett Swanson. Josh Newman, The Salt Lake Tribune, 22 Oct. 2020

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First Known Use of hash mark

1907, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of hash mark was in 1907

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“Hash mark.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hash%20mark. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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