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upback (plural upbacks)
- (American football) A blocking back who lines up approximately 1-3 yards behind the line of scrimmage in punting situations.
- 2009 September 20, Chris Zelkovich, “Disastrous start too much for Argos”, in Toronto Star:
- But long snapper Steve Schmidt hit upback Bryan Crawford with the snap and Jason Arakgi recovered for the Lions at the Argo eight.