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cross buck

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noun Football.
  1. an offensive play in which two running backs cross paths and charge into the line on opposite sides, one back receiving the ball from the quarterback and the other back faking possession.
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  • A cross-buck on right tackle gave her four and her full-back romped through a wide hole in Parkinsons centre for eight.

    Quarter-Back Bates

    Ralph Henry Barbour