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Q: What is the average time a quarterback has to release the ball on a pass?
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Can the quarterback in football run with the ball then throw it?

Yes, as long as the quarterback doesn't pass the line of scrimmage. Once past the line of scrimmage, you cannot pass the ball forward

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A pass completion.

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It depends on whether the runner is fat or not. Does that answer your question?

In footballWho throws the ball to the receiver?

The Quarterback typically throws the ball to the receiver. However, any player on the Offense can attempt a forward pass.

If a quarterback's pass is tipped by the defense can he the QB catch it off the tip and and then pass it again?

No. There may be only one forward pass per play. Once the quarterback catches the ball, it is considered a completed forward pass and there may not be another forward pass made during the play.

Can a quarterback throw the ball after crossing the line of scrimmage?

If a quarterback and the entire ball are in front of the line of scrimmage then a forward pass can no longer be thrown but a lateral is still a legal play. However, by the act of crossing the line of scrimmage, the quarterback does not lose the right to throw a forward pass as long as after crossing the line scrimmage, the ball returns behind and is thrown from behind the line scrimmage.

What is a sack in American football?

A sack is when the quarterback is tacked behind the line of scrimmage before he is able to pass the ball.

When a quarterback in CFL throw the ball away or grounds it does a penalty depend on wether or not he had passed the line of scrimmage?

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