Max Greenfield and Carla Gugino Max Greenfield and Carla Gugino

Schmidt will come up short in the worst place possible: The bedroom!

As Schmidt (Max Greenfield) and Emma (Carla Gugino) begin their Fifty Shades of Grey-esque relationship on New Girl, they'll realize it isn't quite working out the way they want it to. Sadly, it's Schmidt's fault. The self-professed ladies' man is dealing with some shortcomings between the sheets and no amount of crazy costumes or role playing will help.

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Check out a first look at Schmidt's shortcomings in the video below:

New Girl airs Tuesdays at 9/8c on Fox.