tackle


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Synonyms for tackle

deal with

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undertake

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confront

block

Synonyms for tackle

things needed for a task, journey, or other purpose

to start work on vigorously

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Synonyms for tackle

the person who plays that position on a football team

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gear consisting of ropes etc

(American football) a position on the line of scrimmage

(American football) grasping an opposing player with the intention of stopping by throwing to the ground

accept as a challenge

put a harness

seize and throw down an opponent player, who usually carries the ball

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Ironically, it's for the same reasons that a player on the field would hesitate to tackle the ball carrier that's trying to score on them.
In brief, the video footage of the tackle event had to fulfil the following visibility criteria i) Visual of 4 locations with known distances represented by the lines on the field, ii) Clear running path for at least 0.
That's obviously massive, 23 tackles in the game takes some toll on the body," said Ryan, who is just returning from an ankle injury.
Nobody likes to get clobbered, but these tackles might feel better knowing that smart physics will keep them standing.
He's an attacker playing in defence and he didn't make the tackle properly.
The DE away from flow had the important assignment of tailing as deep as the QB that if the passer scrambled back toward him, he would be in position to contain and get the tackle.
But he reckons an even better idea would be to introduce the standard Aussie Rules tackle that allows players to tackle their man below the waist.
The Solar Tackle Bag is ideal for the avid fisherman.
OT Jake Fisher played at tackle for Cincinnati in its 24-19 victory against San Diego.
Injury update: Defensive tackle Chase Moline didn't practice again Tuesday.
It had the backside guard and tackle pulling an off-tackle power play called the Counter-Trey.
TORONTO -- Laramide Resources Ltd (TSX VENTURE:LAM) is pleased to announce that it's acquisition of Tackle Resources Ltd.
Oregon: DE Brandon Bair played as a reserve but did not record a tackle in Philadelphia's loss at Washington on Saturday.
UCLA suffered its most significant injury of training camp when starting defensive tackle Kevin Brown suffered a right ankle sprain Thursday morning.