English translation: to purposely play in such a way as to cause your own team to score fewer points
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10:03 May 24, 2005
English to English translations [PRO] Sports / Fitness / Recreation / American Football
English term or phrase:shave the points
A: Why did you shave the points?
B: I told you. For the money.
A: No, no. I mean, come on, give me the real reason.
B: You really want to know, huh? I never gave a shit about football. Or anything else. Only thing I ever cared about is my old man.