Subject Re: [IBO] Punt (for Helen)
Author Helen Borrie (TeamIBO)
At 08:29 AM 25-01-02 +0000, Norman Dunbar wrote:
>Morning Helen,
>'Punt' = American Football = I don't think I can get to 10 yds with the ball
>at the moment because of the state of play (say 2nd down and 28 yds to go to
>the mark, or whatever it is called) so I shall 'punt' the ball. That is, get
>the required yardage by kicking the ball up the field.
>I suspect he means the first version above, as in 'did you get rid of me'.

Oh, the colour of language. (Well, if this is correct usage, we don't punt people on this list unless they flame, use bad language or otherwise seriously offend. )

Helen Borrie (TeamIBO Support)

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