Examples of tailback in a Sentence
stuck in a five-mile tailback on the southbound carriageway
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With Lacy inactive the Seahawks are going with Thomas Rawls as their third tailback today behind Mike Davis and J.D. McKissic.
The Cornhuskers have a solid running game at 156.2 yards per game but could be without their top two tailbacks on Saturday.
Harris faked the handoff to his tailback and ran around the right edge.
Georgia Southern was led by tailback L.A. Ramsby's 108 rushing yards.
His team has scored 42 points in the first half of each of his three games, and his 240-pound star tailback is a big reason why.
After biding his time and having been mentored by two of the nation’s top tailbacks, the redshirt sophomore appears on his way.
Almost like a wildcat tailback back there that can throw the ball.
Fullback Lou Stevens is another big loss but both departures open the door of opportunity for Middletown's Dario Highsmith, who will carry the load, about 20-25 times a game, at tailback.
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