open-and-shut block


Definition of open-and-shut block

: a football block preceded by a side step to gain position and used by a lineman or a wingback to block inwardly a tackler who is on his outside shoulder

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“Open-and-shut block.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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