from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A small hook for fastening a button on shoes or gloves.
- n. Football A pass pattern in which the receiver runs straight downfield and then turns abruptly back toward the line of scrimmage to catch the ball.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A hook used to pull thread through the holes of a button
- n. A play in which the receiver runs straight downfield, then turns back toward the line of scrimmage
button + hook (Wiktionary)