Examples of rusher in a Sentence
He was the team's leading rusher last year.
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The Beavers are replacing their top two rushers in Ryan Nall and Thomas Tyner.
Skipper, a prototypical passer, threw for 1,141 yards with three touchdowns, while President was the team’s third-leading rusher with 429 yards and nine rushing touchdowns before suffering an ACL injury in the regular-season finale.
Their leading rusher was LeGarrette Blount, who was not one of the 255 draft picks in 2010.
Gore, who recently signed a one-year contract to play with the Miami Dolphins and is the NFL's fifth-leading rusher of all time, had former UM running backs coach Don Soldinger and UM great Chuck Foreman as presenters.
The Cowboys lost their all-time leading rusher, Brian Hall, after the 2016 season.
Elliott served his six games before returning to play the final two in a disappointing Cowboys season that ended with a 9-7 record, including a 3-3 mark without their leading rusher.
Alfaro also finishes as the school's 10th-leading rusher all-time with 1,658 yards.
Logan County went 11-1 in Adler's second season and produced its first 1,000-yard rusher in Gary Hardy (1,261, nine touchdowns) before falling in the second round of the Class 4A playoffs.
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RUSHER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of rusher for English Language Learners
: someone or something that rushes; especially American football : a player who carries the ball during running plays
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