quarterback

Definitions:

  • The offensive backfield player whose position is behind the line of scrimmage and who usually calls the signals for the plays and receives the ball when snapped.
  • To direct the offense of.
  • To lead or direct the operations of.
  • To play quarterback.
  • an <xref>offensive back</xref> whose primary job is to pass the ball in a <xref>play</xref>
  • to play the position of quarterback
  • to lead the offense
  • play the quarterback
  • (football) the person who plays quarterback
  • (American football) the position of the football player in the backfield who directs the offensive play of his team
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