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39 Results for SACKS

10 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).

DateGridClueAuthor
Wednesday, November 25, 200969APlays resulting in yardage lossesAllan E. Parrish
Tuesday, November 3, 200945AFires (4)Barry Boone
Saturday, August 26, 200044AFires (4)A. J. Santora
Monday, April 10, 20001DAxesEd Early
Wednesday, July 21, 19999AGridiron stat (2)Noah Dephoure
Sunday, February 28, 199922DGridiron stat (2)Dave Tuller
Friday, February 6, 199852DPotatoes' placesWayne Robert Williams
Monday, May 27, 199658AFires (4)N. Steinberg
Monday, May 29, 199567AQuarterback tacklesBernice Gordon
Monday, May 9, 199468AFires (4)Sidney L. Robbins

1 result for SACKS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
July 30, 2006cryptic30ATerminates the sound of a jazz horn (5)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon

28 results for SACKS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Monday, April 27, 199221AGives the gateNancy JolineMaleska
Friday, April 21, 198943DGives the ax toWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Monday, June 29, 198757DAttacks on quarterbacksFred TooleMaleska
Thursday, December 4, 19865APlundersMary M. MurdochMaleska
Saturday, October 19, 198533DDrops a quarterbackPeter G. SnowMaleska
Wednesday, September 19, 19849ACans or firesJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tuesday, January 10, 198433ATackles TheismannElaine GeorgeMaleska
Wednesday, November 19, 198051DLootsCarol DuttingMaleska
Tuesday, September 30, 19806DGives the ax toPeter SwiftMaleska
Sunday, January 24, 1971105DPillagesMel RosenWeng
Tuesday, January 19, 197152DPillagesMel TaubWeng
Sunday, May 5, 196828DBags.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, April 23, 1967127ABags.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Thursday, December 2, 196539APouches.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 10, 196542APotato holders.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, March 18, 19656DPaper bags.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 30, 196030DLoose coats.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, February 11, 19601DBags.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 11, 195916DBaby's jackets.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Monday, December 2, 19571ALoose-fitting garments.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 28, 195780DFires, in England.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, May 22, 195537ABases.Diana R. SessionsFarrar
Friday, June 26, 195363ABeds in the Navy.Maxwell D. GuntherFarrar
Saturday, May 23, 19531DBases.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Friday, February 20, 19535DBases on the diamond.Sidney LambertFarrar
Friday, July 25, 195249AMarkers on the diamond.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 29, 194475A“Sad ___,” Army characters.W. W. WebsterFarrar
Sunday, January 17, 194342DFires.Amy L. GlazierFarrar