fall off the map

fall off the map

also drop off the map
to stop being known or considered That team played in the World Series for three or four years in a row, but then they dropped off the map.
See also: fall, map, off
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M'Vila, 25, was a big-money target for Arsenal until his off-the-field antics saw him fall off the map, and earn a ban from duty with France.
Without the music, without the arts in Kirklees, we fall off the map.
With all the advances in aviation technology, it can seem unfathomable how two planes could just fall off the map.
I think a lot of people saw it as we were either going to continue our success or fall off the map and I think we handled that pretty well.
Although there is often an abundance of humanitarian aid initially following an emergency, more distant concerns usually fall off the map, but the rebuilding of schools, training of teachers, and provision of educational resources can be crucial to long-term success.
It's a country where it's worth your while to fall off the map, but Indians would rather do so elsewhere.
School Committee members grant that Westboro - though it may have to lay off teachers next fiscal year - has fewer problems than many other districts, but they don't want the issue to fall off the map.
International trade seemed to fall off the map, with the largest quarterly decreases in exports and imports since 1974 and 1980, respectively.
He was brilliant on the mountain passes like the Tourmalet in the Pyrenees, which was where he typically made his move and where many cyclists fall off the map.
Many others will fall off the map or be acquired for their assets.
For wildlife, the Canadian map just doesn't start and they fall off the map.
Featuring 77 twisted puzzles and 3 beautifully vibrant environments, the game challenges players of all ages in a variety of mind-bending ways to flip and rotate the game's main object - the ancient artifact Cuboid - to stand on and pass through a level's mystical exit as fast and with as few moves as possible, all-the-while being careful not to fall off the map.
As soon as Justin's fans grow up it's a worry that he'll fall off the map.
But we can play tough, tight defense for three or four games and then for the next two or three games, we just fall off the map.