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fumble

[′fəm·bəl]
(industrial engineering)
An unintentional sensory-motor error that may be unavoidable.
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The one lost fumble was by James Rodgers after a reception.
I guarantee you if they'd have called it a fumble, nobody on the San Diego side would have argued.
We want to take away the football - get it back by a fumble recovery, interception, blocked field goal, missed field goal, or by forcing them to punt.
First, Joe Heelan picked up a Hudson fumble and returned it 35 yards for a score in the first quarter, and that was followed up in the next series when Peter Lekaditis scooped up another and brought it back 45 yards.
5), forced fumbles (6) and fumble recoveries (2), becoming a Pro Bowl selection for the second time - as a starter - earning NFL Comeback Player of the Year honors.
Ninkovich forced another fumble against the Broncos, hitting the ball away from running back Willis McGahee.
Rookie quarterback Bruce Gradkowski threw two interceptions and lost a fumble for the Buccaneers (2-7), who committed turnovers on four of five possessions in the second and third quarters to blow a 7-0 halftime lead in their third straight loss.
Those guys played their butts off,'' said Crespi coach Jeremiah Ross, whose team sacked Griffin three times, in addition to recording a fumble recovery (Al Guerrero) and an interception (Spencer Chapman).
Reseda struggled to move the ball and, often, to stop the Yankees, but it repeatedly made big plays, including a first-quarter goal-line stand culminated with a fumble.
Ciment struck again late in the fourth after recovering a fumble and charging 25 yards for the Highlanders' second touchdown.
5 sacks, three fumble recoveries and blocked a punt and two kicks.
Javonte Holmes has a team-high six interceptions for the Cougars, and Joey La Rocque has registered 11 sacks, 80 tackles, two interceptions and two fumble recoveries.