passing play

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

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Hearts had to wait until 59 minutes before opening the scoring when good passing play between Mark de Vries and Dennis Wyness ended with the latter firing a left-foot drive into the corner of the net.
This was followed by some impressive California passing play but Beechwood had also started to get into their rhythm.
The game settled into a pattern of good passing play and strong defence from both sides.
Anaheim made it 2-0 on its fourth shot, a nice three-way passing play that Fredrik Olausson finished off at 2:32 by faking Edmonton goalie Tommy Salo to the ice.
Their slick passing play and movement received numerous compliments from other coaches throughout the day, and culminated in spectacular goals from Ellie Walker, Belen Fernandez, Shelby Tudor, Eve Marshall and Natalie Drinkwater.
Defender Callum Wilde hit hard and low to make it 2-1, then some lovely passing play by defender Ben Kane ended with Bradley Hayden running through Seaton's defence to sweetly make it 3-1 to Cali.
Goodings got two with an assist from Horrigan and after some excellent passing play Sean Farrow completed the rout.
Good movement and passing play saw the ball arrive at Josh Holden's feet, and he slipped a low shot under the keeper.
It was a great passing play,'' said Prosinecki, who played for Yugoslavia in the 1990 World Cup - before Croatia existed.
Excellent passing play from Prissick especially down the flanks caused Coulby real problems.
Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers had better be prepared, as on passing plays this season the Jets have blitzed 50 per cent of the time on first down, on 61 per cent of second-down plays and 82 per cent of the time on third downs (a blitz, for these purposes, is defined as sending a pass-rusher who is not lined up on the line of scrimmage or sending more than four rushers on any given pass play).
Riley said before spring drills started that it might be shared duties for the backups, unless one can show he can not only run but also block well enough to help on passing plays, and be a viable receiving threat.
Viewers will also be able to wager percentages of their scores on predictions throughout the live game and engage in two football mini-games: field goal kicking and quarterback passing plays.
10 Ffos Las A wide receiver is an offensive position in American football and is the key player in most of the passing plays.
That matches the number of explosion passing plays the Huskies had all of last season.