OK...was watching my hometown team play tonight. They received the kickoff in the first half. They only had 7 offensive plays in the first quarter. The score? 56-0 in their favor. Wow. The extra play was the one 2nd down they had during that period. The opening kickoff was returned for a TD. Every 2 point conversion worked (I didn't count those as "offensive" plays). JV enters the game at that point and team goes on to win 84-6.
“They're very, very hard to guard,” Notre Dame head coach Mike Brey said. “They're really good. And with Niang in the middle kind of wheeling and all those guys spreading you out, they're kind of a nightmare matchup. And they're men. They're really men.”
You forgot to mention it was 8-man football. One missed tackle in that game and the offense scores. I know I lost a game coaching 56-49. Neither team punted and we had two turnovers to their one. We were ranked 5th in the state at the time and the opponent was #1.
Yup. Scores got out of hand when the got rid of the 50pt rule and went to the 35pt running clock thing. I was doing a radio show when that rule change came out and I bet the host that someone would score 100 that year because some ******** coach would play his starters the entire first half. I was right and won twenty bucks.
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