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Synonyms for lineman

one of the players on the line of scrimmage

the surveyor who marks positions with a range pole

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a person who installs or repairs electrical or telephone lines

(American football) the position of a player on a football team who is stationed on the line of scrimmage

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And we always enjoy seeing all of our old friends and making new connections," said Bob Hall, Central Territory Manager, Journeyman Lineman, Buckingham Manufacturing.
All Lineman Boots Shall Meet The Standard As Set Forth In The California Code Of Regulations, Title 8, Section 3385, Foot Protection.
The main job of the defensive lineman is to first nullify the charge of the offensive lineman and, secondly, to use his hands and arms to gain separation from the offensive player so he can help tackle the ball carrier.
It is imperative the covered lineman stay as tight to the down block as possible (don't drift) and dip slightly before contact to gain leverage on the second level defender.
The former eighth-grade basketball teammates also have taken on increased leadership responsibilities, a role that suits DeMartinis, who is following in the footsteps of his brother Tony, a defensive lineman at San Diego State.
HPS), and Chance[R] Lineman Grade Tools, reminds us to thank the linemen who are working around the clock to restore power in the Northeast.
We definitely had a good day at the competition," said Tipton, 21-year lineman, and whose family made the trek to Kansas to cheer him on.
The visual key is always the man on and the pressure key is the closest lineman to our shade.
Sheller to redshirt: Freshman offensive lineman Sean Sheller was diagnosed with a torn medial collateral ligament in his right knee.
To become a journeyman lineman, individuals must first participate in an intensive apprentice understudy program, lasting a minimum of four years.
Neems was joined on stage with the Governor by Corey Hayes, a serviceman from Roanoke Electric in Aulander, and Derek Avery, a first class lineman with South River EMC based in Dunn.
Replacing a lineman with a linebacker or defensive back allows the defensive coordinators to put more athleticism and speed on the field.
Lucas' untimely death was tragic, but the big lineman with the big smile won't be forgotten.
designate March 31, 2015, as National Lineman Appreciation Day.
With seven clients in the Super Bowl - four from the Steelers (offensive linemen Alan Faneca and Marvel Smith, defensive lineman Kimo von Oelhoffen and cornerback Ricardo Colclough) and three from the Seahawks (linebacker Kevin Bentley, a Montclair Prep of Panorama City graduate, offensive lineman Wayne Hunter and defensive end Joe Tafoya) - Zuckerman will have a packed itinerary in Detroit.