Definition of slotback in English:

slotback

noun

American Football
  • An offensive back who is positioned between the tackle and the split end.

    • ‘The Eagles use Westbrook as their primary running back, as a slotback, as a wideout, as a man in motion and as a checkdown safety valve.’
    • ‘Bush has lined up at tailback, fullback, slotback and wideout.’
    • ‘Early in the third, Calgary QB Charles Guedo connected with slotback Andrew Lunse on a 65-yard drive to extend the score to 23-7.’
    • ‘The highlight of the game would have to be first-year slotback Travis Gellatly rushing for 103 yards and scoring a 13-yard major.’

Pronunciation:

slotback

/ˈslätˌbak/