term, by where
a player (usually of lesser
attempt to tackle an opposition player (usually of superior abiliy) in a grossly unfair and extremely violent manner, so as to let the opposition player know that
if he values his family jewels
then today might
be a good day to have an "off day".
The reducer is often aimed at knee height of the opposition player (or in extreme
cases, the testicles
), and will
usually take place
in the first few minutes of the game.