Examples of field goal in a Sentence
He kicked a 20-yard field goal.
Recent Examples of field goal from the Web
Concord's Josh Gorball supplied the decisive field goal from 38 yards out and 5:59 left in the game.
During his one year at Duke, Bagley showcased his immense talent, leading the ACC in scoring, rebounding, and field goal percentage.
His field goal percentage fell from 53 percent to 46 percent, his free throws from .706 to .632 and his three-point shooting from .362 to .282.
But three plays later, Jackson Balter’s 25-yard field goal attempt sailed wide left.
First points are on the board after a 40-yard field goal from Sean Nuernberger.
When Michael Tarbutt lined up for a 54-yard field goal attempt late in the first half of the UConn football team’s Blue-White spring game Saturday afternoon, coach Randy Edsall called timeout just as the ball was being snapped.
Like when the wife of Buffalo Bill kicker Dan Carpenter tweeted that Richard Sherman should be castrated for a hit on her husband during a field goal attempt, Sharpe had a pointed response.
But kicker Jake Elliott has had a fine rookie season making 17 of 19 field goals from 40-plus yards.
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FIELD GOAL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of field goal for English Language Learners
American football : a score of three points made by kicking the ball between the goalposts
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