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pulling guard

Line breaks: pull|ing guard

Definition of pulling guard in English:

noun

American Football
An offensive guard who pulls back from the line of scrimmage and runs toward the sideline to block for a runner.
Example sentences
  • But in the offense, I was a pulling guard who got out in front of the ball carrier and blocked downfield.
  • These smaller, more athletic linemen enable the team to be more creative and versatile when it comes to pulling guards and running sweep plays.
  • He is a vital member of the interior line, specifically for his athleticism as a pulling guard.

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