Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Football The act of returning a kickoff, punt, or intercepted forward pass.
  • n. Football The distance so covered.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The act of returning a kicked ball, such as from a punt or kickoff

Etymologies

run +‎ back (Wiktionary)

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