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Lineman (gridiron football)

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In gridiron football, a lineman is a player who specializes in play at the line of scrimmage. [1]

13 relations: Center (gridiron football), Defensive end, Defensive tackle, Forward pass, Gridiron football, Guard (American and Canadian football), Line of scrimmage, Linebacker, Skill position, Sumo, Tackle (gridiron football position), Tight end, Wide receiver.

Center (gridiron football)

Center (C) is a position in American football and Canadian football (in the latter the position is spelled centre, following Commonwealth spelling conventions).

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Defensive end

Defensive end (DE) is a defensive position in the sport of American and Canadian football.

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Defensive tackle

A defensive tackle (DT) is typically the largest and strongest of the defensive players in American football.

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Forward pass

In several forms of football a forward pass is a throwing of the ball in the direction that the offensive team is trying to move, towards the defensive team's goal line.

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Gridiron football

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Guard (American and Canadian football)

In American and Canadian football, a guard (G) is a player who lines up between the center and the tackles on the offensive line of a football team on the line of scrimmage used primarily for blocking.

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Line of scrimmage

In American and Canadian football, a line of scrimmage is an imaginary transverse line (across the width of the football field) beyond which a team cannot cross until the next play has begun.

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A linebacker (LB or backer) is a playing position in American football and Canadian football.

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Skill position

Skill positions in gridiron football are the positions which ordinarily handle the ball and are most responsible for scoring points.

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or sumo wrestling is a competitive full-contact wrestling sport where a rikishi (wrestler) attempts to force another wrestler out of a circular ring (dohyō) or into touching the ground with anything other than the soles of his feet.

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Tackle (gridiron football position)

Tackle is a playing position in American and Canadian football.

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Tight end

The tight end (TE) is a position in American football, arena football, and formerly Canadian football, on the offense.

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Wide receiver

A wide receiver, also referred to as wideouts or simply receivers, is an offensive position in American and Canadian football, and is a key player.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lineman_(gridiron_football)

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