string line

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On Saturday, in a preseason win at Kansas City, Brunskill replaced Person late in the second quarter and played the final two series of the half with the rest of the first-string line. Eric Branch, SFChronicle.com, "For 49ers’ Joshua Garnett, injuries could be reason for exit," 28 Aug. 2019 The Beavers are currently practicing Nous Keobounnam at center with the first-string line, but the team is only two days into drills. oregonlive.com, "Oregon State center Nathan Eldridge calls for advice, and instead finds an opportunity in Corvallis: Day 2 recap," 2 Aug. 2019 The Packers have a solid starting five protecting quarterback Aaron Rodgers, though the second-string line struggled at times in camp. USA TODAY, "Packers cut QBs Callahan and Hill, and 2 drafted rookie WRs," 2 Sep. 2017

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1867, in the meaning defined above

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