Examples of rusher in a Sentence
He was the team's leading rusher last year.
Recent Examples of rusher from the Web
Ball State at Ohio, Oct. 25 — The Bobcats are coming off a 9-4 season, a Bahamas Bowl shellacking of UAB (41-6) and return dual threat QB Nathan Rourke and 1,000-yard rusher A.J. Oullette.
Leading rusher Darrius Guice and receiver DJ Chark are both in the NFL.
The team lost dominant pass rusher Jesse Aniebonam (14 tackles for loss, 9.0 sacks in 2016) to injury during the first game last season.
The Miami Hurricanes added a pass rusher to their 2019 recruiting class with Vero Beach defensive end Jahfari Harvey announcing a commitment on Wednesday night.
Davis finished last season as the Cardinals' leading rusher.
Boise State football's 2019 recruiting class commitments thus far have been either passers or pass rushers.
The organization liked having the franchise’s all-time leader in sacks around young pass rushers such as Taco Charlton and Dorance Armstrong.
That will cost him time when blocking speedy pass rushers on the outside.
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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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