three-and-outs love

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  • n. Plural form of three-and-out.

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Examples

  • One week after going three-and-out on seven of their 11 possessions against New England, the Jets began Monday's game with four straight three-and-outs and failed to convert their first four third-down conversions.

    It's Not Pretty, but Jets Snap Losing Streak

  • From that point until the final, game-breaking drive, the Jets held strong defensively, even forcing three consecutive Denver three-and-outs in the second quarter.

    Tebow's Heroics Stun Jets

  • After trading three-and-outs, however, the Redskins offense clicked on a balanced drive that featured some of the strongest running of the season by Washington.

    Colts defeat Redskins 27-24

  • The Jets were dominant defensively in the second and third quarters against Tim Tebow and Denver's unconventional offensive attack, forcing six three-and-outs and allowing just 51 yards over that span.

    A Defense That Can't Finish

  • As a result, nearly one-quarter of Redskins drives - 26 of 105 - have ended as three-and-outs, a higher percentage than all but six teams this season.

    Redskins' offense putting itself in bad situations with sacks

  • The whole first half, when you can't get first downs, it's hard as an offense to get into all your plays and your calls, and a lot of three-and-outs.

    Manning Bowl: Peyton Routs Eli As Colts Top Giants 38-14

  • Two possessions in the final six minutes both resulted in three-and-outs for the Vikings, each time bringing boos from the frustrated crowd.

    USATODAY.com

  • They punted 11 consecutive times - seven after three-and-outs - following a team-record 90-yard touchdown pass from Wallace to Koren Robinson on the opening play.

    USATODAY.com

  • New York had four straight three-and-outs, failing to pick up a first down until its fifth drive, midway through the second quarter.

    Jets Shock The Chargers | CurveHouse.com

  • The Eagles went nearly 30 minutes without getting a first down and had four straight three-and-outs until finally putting together a long drive.

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