What does WR mean in Football?

This page is about the meanings of the acronym/abbreviation/shorthand WR in the Sports field in general and in the Football terminology in particular.

Wide Receiver

Sports » Football

Translation

Find a translation for WR in other languages:

Select another language:

Definition

What does WR mean?

wide receiver(Noun)
an offensive football player whose position on the line of scrimmage is farthest from the ball and whose function to principally to catch passes.

see more »

Embed

Discuss this WR abbreviation with the community:

Citation

Use the citation below to add this abbreviation to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"WR." Abbreviations.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 24 Oct. 2017. <http://www.abbreviations.com/term/185821>.