Sports Word of the Week! DROP BACK
Drop back (American football) – A quarterback takes a few steps back into the pocket after receiving the snap to prepare to pass. Often used as an adjective to describe a quarterback’s style. (drop-back)
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Ohio State has three quarterbacks all competing for the starting. All of them can drop back and pass a bullet.
Peyton Manning is not going to scramble, he is a traditional drop-back passer.