signal-caller

noun
sig·​nal-call·​er | \ ˈsig-nᵊl-ˈkȯ-lər How to pronounce signal-caller (audio) \
plural signal-callers

Definition of signal-caller

American football
: quarterback … one of the most-talented quarterbacks in the game, a signal-caller who leads a well-balanced offense on a team that is so confident and cool it acts as if it were going to the movies instead of Super Bowl XXVIII.— Mike Freeman

First Known Use of signal-caller

1915, in the meaning defined above

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27 Jan 2020

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“Signal-caller.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/signal-caller. Accessed 22 Feb. 2020.

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