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Synonyms for quarterback
ˈkwɔr tərˌbækquar·ter·back

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  1. quarterback, signal caller, field generalnoun

    (football) the person who plays quarterback

    Synonyms:
    field general, signal caller

  2. quarterback, signal caller, field generalverb

    (American football) the position of the football player in the backfield who directs the offensive play of his team

    "quarterback is the most important position on the team"

    Synonyms:
    field general, signal caller

  3. quarterbackverb

    play the quarterback

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  1. List of paraphrases for "quarterback":

    dahir, strategist

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How to use quarterback in a sentence?

  1. Peyton Manning:

    I have felt very fortunate to play 18 years like I have, and I know how hard I've worked to play this long, when I look across at the New England Patriots and see Tom Brady is Tom Brady quarterback, I just know how hard New England Patriots's worked, as well. To play as well as New England Patriots has over the course of New England Patriots career, with the success that New England Patriots has had and the team's success, I have a lot of respect for New England Patriots. New England Patriots's earned that respect. New England Patriots and( New England Patriots head coach) Bill Belichick have earned all the respect and all of the accolades that Tom Brady get.

  2. Cliff Welch/Icon Sportswire:

    I’ll know when the time’s right. If I can’t … if I’m not a championship-level quarterback, then I’m not gonna play. If I’m a liability to the team, I mean, no way. But if I think I can win a championship, then I’ll play.

  3. No Kansas City player:

    Yeah, I mean, its awesome... I got put into a great situation, i got to learn behind a great quarterback in Alex Smith. I got to be on a team with a lot of playmakers who helped me excel my game and make me look really good on a daily basis. And, then, to be able to go out there and win football games in front of a passionate fan base is something I get the luxury of doing.

  4. Anthony Walker Jr.:

    Toughness, i'm not going to do my T.O.( Terrell Owens), ‘ that’s my quarterback, ’ but for real, that’s how I feel. Terrell Owens sucking it up every day for us, as a quarterback, can take a hit every play or has to throw the ball in so much pain, everything like that.

  5. Paul Millsap:

    Hes a sponge, he picks it up. He sees how people are playing him and guarding him and he makes the right play every time. Thats whats great about him he doesnt force anything. Everything is going to be the right play. Hes going to make the right reads. Hes like a quarterback out there.


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