An annoying and meaningless
but for some unknown reason widely
used expression in sports journalism and commentary. A likely
corruption the much more sensible 'get on track', referring to an athlete
playing better after a period of subpar performance.
Joe Theismann: 'On the other side of the ball, who would
have thought we'd be wondering when
the Colts' struggling offense will get untracked?'
Reader: 'WTF does that even mean, Joe?'