18 And 1

What is 18 And 1?


1.

to work at something and nearly accomplish something great, before failing at the end

Jimmy had an 'A' going into the final exam, but did poorly and therefore, went 18 and 1 in the class.

Entemology: The Patriots were undefeated going into the Super Bowl, but went 18 and 1 for the season.

See failure, 18-1, patriots

2.

Synonymous with complete failure despite supreme confidence. In perhaps the biggest upset in Super Bowl history, the NY Giants defeated the heavily favored New England Patriots who entered Super Bowl XLII with a perfect 18-0 record. So sure of themselves, the Patriots filed applications to patent the phrase "19-0" and "19-0 The Perfect Season" more than a week before the game, only to have their collective asses handed to them by the Giants.

see also ryan leaf

(failing a final exam despite having an A average going in) Boy, I really went "18 and 1" on that exam.

(losing the war in Iraq despite superior force going in) When will Bush ever realize that we went "18 and 1" in Iraq?

See failure, confident, smug, patriots, lose, giants, win, patent, 19-0

3.

To screw up at the end, to be imperfect

Joe thought the night was going good for him but he turned out just to be 18 and 1.

See patriot, patriots, football, screw up, 18-1, giants, superbowl


0

Random Words:

1. Verb. Banishing of an individual at a gathering. Anything of value is taken or kept and divided among the ppl there for compensation ..
1. the logic used to justify character assassination. "I guess your decision is one that deals with morality. The question is which p..
1. A short, old hawaiian science teacher who yells at you. He was shortish, and oldish, and brownish, and mossy, and when he spoke, hi..
giftomany.com