fumbler fumbler

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone who makes mistakes because of incompetence

Usage(s):

  1. Despite his reputation as a fumbler, Stuart, who spent his most productive years with the Pittsburgh Pirates and Boston Red Sox, hit 228 homers in a 10-year career.
  2. Jimmy was right; fumbler followed fumbler at Tammany Hall.
  3. To the driver, the enemy is a hydra-headed beast: a door blocker, a purse fumbler, and willfully uninformed.

News

  1. Knile Davis dropping passes in camp, may not see field for fantasy owners

    Kansas City Chiefs running back Knile Davis has impressed with his ball-carrying skills, but has struggled with dropped passes in practice, according to Adam Teicher of the Kansas City Star . Davis was a "notorious fumbler" in college at Arkansas, but hasn't dropped a single one during training camp.
    on August 9, 2013     Source: Philly.com

  2. Breaking Down the New York Jets 2013 Playoff Chances

    New York Jets defunct quarterback Mark Sanchez has reached a confusing status as a could-be backup with newly developed confidence. The infamous butt fumbler is climbing new heights as the Jets prepare to play the Lions in the team's preseason opener on Friday. Sanchez told Sam Farmer of the  Los Angeles  Times  this week the Jets would turn things around in 2013, stating, "We'll get back on ...
    on August 9, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

Quotes

  1. "The thing about that is when you put that on film, whether you are in fact a fumbler or you are not a fumbler, defensive coaches look at that and you become a target," Childress said. "So when we say your tape is your résumé, with that...
    on Oct 13, 2008 By: Brad Childress Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune

  2. "You don't ever want to be known as a fumbler -- ever," Wade said. "You really have to work hard to get it off your shoulders. To start with, you have to come out that very next game and show you're not a fumbler."
    on Aug 13, 2008 By: Bobby Wade Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune

  3. "He's not a fumbler," coach Houston Nutt said. "He's got to keep that ball protected, got to keep it locked up and he knows that."
    on Oct 6, 2007 By: Houston Nutt Source: HawgsIllustrated.com

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