An offensive end who lines up close to the tackle.
More example sentences
- He's one of the league's quickest linebackers and can cover tight ends and running backs.
- The team set out to find a strong safety, a tight end and a backup defensive tackle with its three picks.
- On passes, the offense relies on tight ends to block linebackers and sometimes defensive ends.
Definition of tight end in:
- The British & World English dictionary