quarterback sneak

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of quarterback sneak

: a usually quick run with the ball by a quarterback into the middle of the offensive line

Examples of quarterback sneak in a Sentence

  1. He ran a quarterback sneak up the middle for a touchdown.

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First Known Use of quarterback sneak

1904


QUARTERBACK SNEAK Defined for English Language Learners

quarterback sneak

noun

Definition of quarterback sneak for English Language Learners

  • American football : a play in which the quarterback runs forward immediately after receiving the ball instead of handing it or throwing it to another player


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