passing game

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(American football) a play that involves one player throwing the ball to a teammate

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He has good players up there but we'll go to play a passing game too.
Peterlee set their stall out from the first whistle, pressing and hurrying Boro to stop the girls getting into their passing game.
NEW ORLEANS and Green Bay know they have to run the ball effectively to open up their passing games when the pair meet in the Louisiana Superdome tonight.
I think we are finding it very difficult to get our passing game going.
For the first time in 10 years, the Madden NFL Football franchise has revolutionized its passing game -- giving Madden NFL 06 the most groundbreaking and innovative offensive arsenal ever created.
We played some good football and persisted with the passing game even though it took us a long time to get our reward.
Basement battler Aitken said: "Last Saturday I told the players to cut back on the passing game and be more direct.
In an effort to increase the level of fun for both expert and novice game players, Madden 64 features Touch Passing(TM) giving the user the highest level of control for the passing game.
Not only is UCLA's passing game not making big plays, but the Bruins are rarely throwing down field.
For many years, offensive coordinators expanded and improved the shotgun's passing game.
The Brazilians, whose passing game exploited space in front of America's box during the first half, couldn't keep up after halftime, especially once coach Ney Franco began emptying his bench.
Since football players and coaches love the passing game, they can get caught up with formations, named or numbered patterns, and option routes against the various defenses.
AVC desperately needs to get its passing game going.
The aggressive play of our comers in run support and against the quick-set passing game is facilitated by the alignment of our safeties.
It was the perfect way to get the running game and passing game going again.