in football who usually lines up immediately behind the center and directs the offense of the team.
the position played by this back
a person who leads or directs a group or activity.
verb (used with object)
to direct the offense of (a team).
to lead or direct: to quarterback a public-relations campaign.
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verb (used without object) 6.
to play the position of quarterback.