In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(in US football)ala cerrado masculine
- He's one of the league's quickest linebackers and can cover tight ends and running backs.
- He uses sound technique to beat fullbacks, tight ends and offensive tackles.
- On passes, the offense relies on tight ends to block linebackers and sometimes defensive ends.
- The team set out to find a strong safety, a tight end and a backup defensive tackle with its three picks.
- The running game is helped by a one-back set featuring two tight ends or three wide receivers.
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