safety blitz

noun
(American football) defensive players try to break through the offensive line
Syn: ↑linebacker blitzing, ↑blitz
Hypernyms: ↑maneuver, ↑manoeuvre, ↑play

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  • safety blitz — {n.} A defensive play in football in which the defensive safety man makes a quick run to tackle the offensive quarterback. * /Bob s safety blitz kept Tom from making a touchdown./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • safety blitz — {n.} A defensive play in football in which the defensive safety man makes a quick run to tackle the offensive quarterback. * /Bob s safety blitz kept Tom from making a touchdown./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • safety\ blitz — noun A defensive play in football in which the defensive safety man makes a quick run to tackle the offensive quarterback. Bob s safety blitz kept Tom from making a touchdown …   Словарь американских идиом

  • Blitz (fútbol americano) — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda En el fútbol americano o en el fútbol canadiense, un blitz o red dog (en México es llamada carga) es una maniobra de un equipo defensivo en la cual uno o mas linebackers o backs defensivos (quienes normalmente… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Safety (Footballposition) — Safety ist der Name zweier Positionen im American Football innerhalb der Defense einer Mannschaft. Man unterscheidet den Free Safety und den Strong Safety. In Aufstellungen für Spielzüge werden innerhalb des Defensive Backfield (DB) (auch… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Blitz (American football) — In American football or Canadian football, a blitz or red dog is a team defensive maneuver in which one or more linebackers or defensive backs, who normally remain on the defensive team s side of the line of scrimmage during a play, are instead… …   Wikipedia

  • blitz — See: SAFETY BLITZ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • blitz — See: safety blitz …   Словарь американских идиом

  • Blitz (American Football) — Blitz ist die Bezeichnung einer defensiven Spielstrategie im American Football, bei dem ein oder mehrere Verteidigungsspieler zusätzlich zum normalen Pass Rush angesetzt werden. Normalerweise übt nur die Defensive Line Druck auf die gegnerische… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Safety (American football) — Safety (S) is an American and Canadian football position played by a member of the defense. The safeties are defensive backs which line up from ten to fifteen yards behind the line of scrimmage. There are two variations of the position in a… …   Wikipedia

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