A hulking defender breaks into the backfield and takes him down with a vicious clothesline tackle.
Tim Otis had a remarkably good day and was undeniably the best man in the backfield for the home team.
"Two in the line and two in the backfield is good," jeered Tim.
Dick had been busily engaged in making up his line and backfield.
Suddenly Stover, in the backfield, watching like a cat, started forward with a cry.
You can start if you like and Dannis had better run them: and well keep Wirt in the backfield.
He was a backfield man and one of West Point's main line backers.
You see our backfield was pretty light and the wet field slowed them up.
The backfield coach has the picking of men for their positions.
Then—it is a fake-kick; the backfield lines up in the kick formation, but the ball is passed to Butch, at your right.