• (noun): The act of moving hurriedly and in a careless manner.
    Synonyms: haste, hurry, rush
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on rushing:

Calvin Hill
... In 1972 he became the first Cowboy running back to have a 1,000 yard rushing season (with 1,036 yards rushing) he repeated the feat in the following season ...
Rodney Thomas - NFL
... with 1,000 or more combined yards from scrimmage (1,151 total - 947 rushing and 204 receiving) ... Thomas' rushing total was, at the time, the second only to Earl Campbell in rookie rushing totals in Oiler history ... And in 1997, he gained 310 rushing yards on 67 carries ...
Ryan Grant - Achievements and Awards
... touchdown run (career) 66 yards Most rushing yards (game) 201 yards Packers franchise record for most rushing touchdowns (3) in a playoff game Packers ...

More definitions of "rushing":

  • (noun): (American football) an attempt to advance the ball by running into the line.
    Synonyms: rush

Famous quotes containing the word rushing:

    There are those who say to you—we are rushing this issue of civil rights. I say we are 172 years late.
    Hubert H. Humphrey (1911–1978)

    The rushing Pequod, freighted with savages, laden with fire, and burning a corpse, and plunging into that blackness of darkness, seemed the material counterpart of her monomaniac commander’s soul.
    Herman Melville (1819–1891)

    Roll forth, my song, like the rushing river,
    That sweeps along to the mighty sea;
    James Clarence Mangan (1803–1849)