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POST PATTERN [1 record]

Record 1 1996-08-06

English

Subject field(s)
  • North American Football
DEF

Pass route in which the receiver runs straight downfield then breaks diagonally toward the goalpost, the "post".

CONT

On the next play [receiver] Lofton, split wide right, was supposed to run a post pattern.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Football nord-américain
DEF

Jeu aérien au cours duquel le receveur court droit devant lui, puis se dirige vers le poteau des buts.

OBS

Le tracé au poteau est considéré comme un jeu à long gain (25 verges et plus).

OBS

Parfois on peut voir post dans le sens de «post pattern». Exemple : «He ran a post.»

Spanish

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