The members of a sports team used to get the starting players ready for the game. Also refers to second string or third string players. Used primarily in Football or Rugby to describe the second team or third team members who take the beatings in practices, but never get the glory on game day.
Rudy is one of the best players on the Meat Squad.
Members who participate in the consumption of meats at a celebration or festival.
The meat squad consumed courses of chicken, ribs, burgers, satays, lobster and tuna at the "Meat Fest".