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Old 11.02.2018, 07:39 PM
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Originally Posted by wayne ellis View Post
If it's a 4th down, they'd take over from the 40 in that situation. Only exception would be if they intercepted it, in which case they'd take over from the spot where the intercepting player was tackled, but it'd obviously be better for that player to knock the ball down...
I always wonder why players aren't smarter with that... you see D-backs running celebrating having picked off a 4th down, sometimes even going to ground immediately, whereas I'm thinking "if you'd just smashed that to the floor you would have got 20-30 yards better field position.
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