A player in possession of the ball and attempting to advance it.
More example sentences
- They all could run right through a ball carrier or bury a quarterback.
- The defense consistently over-pursued the ball carrier and failed to contain the outside.
- He can drop the hammer on a ball carrier, and he can ballhawk a pass when he gets the chance.
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