Overtime rules come under fire after Chiefs win playoff thriller - BusinessWorld Online

1/25/2022 7:30:00 PM

THE National Football League’s (NFL) overtime rules have again come under fire after the Buffalo Bills’ high-powered offense never got a chance to touch the ball in the extra period of their crushing playoff loss to the Kansas City Chiefs.

THE National Football League’s (NFL) overtime rules have again come under fire after the Buffalo Bills’ high-powered offense never got a chance to touch the ball in the extra period of their crushing playoff loss to the Kansas City Chiefs. READ:

THE National Football League’s (NFL) overtime rules have again come under fire after the Buffalo Bills’ high-powered offense never got a chance to touch the ball in the extra period of their crushing playoff loss to the Kansas City Chiefs.

Unlike most other sports that give challengers from both sides an equal shot at winning in overtime (OT), the NFL uses a coin toss to determine which team gets the ball first.Under the current overtime format, a team can win on the opening possession only if they score a touchdown. Otherwise, each team gets at least one possession.

After Allen made the wrong call on the coin toss, the Chiefs received the ball and Mahomes needed just eight plays to drive his team 75 yards down the field for the winning touchdown.“If you are still arguing, in a game like that, it’s not in best interest of EVERYONE that both Mahomes and Allen get the ball in OT I don’t know what to tell you,” former NFL tight end Greg Olsen wrote on Twitter.

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Unlike most other sports that give challengers from both sides an equal shot at winning in overtime (OT), the NFL uses a coin toss to determine which team gets the ball first. Under the current overtime format, a team can win on the opening possession only if they score a touchdown. AFP Gay drilled a 30-yard field goal as time ran out to give the Rams a thrilling 30-27 win after Brady and the Bucs had recovered from 27-3 down to tie the game at 27-27 just moments earlier. Otherwise, each team gets at least one possession. A medal finish though would earn them a reimbursement from the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) plus incentives worth P300,000 for a gold, P150,000 for a silver and P60,000 for bronze as mandated by law. After Allen made the wrong call on the coin toss, the Chiefs received the ball and Mahomes needed just eight plays to drive his team 75 yards down the field for the winning touchdown. In Sunday’s other playoff action, Patrick Mahomes led the Kansas City Chiefs to an epic 42-36 overtime victory against the Buffalo Bills in a classic shoot-out at Arrowhead Stadium. “If you are still arguing, in a game like that, it’s not in best interest of EVERYONE that both Mahomes and Allen get the ball in OT I don’t know what to tell you,” former NFL tight end Greg Olsen wrote on Twitter.ph/fda-advisory-no-2021-2094-list-of-covid-19-test-kits-with-fda-special-certification-and-performance-validation-conducted-and-or-recommended-by-the-research-institute-for-tropical-medicine-ritm/ .

“In a game where neither team could stop the other at the end, a literal coin flip determined the ending. ADVERTISEMENT But Mahomes marched the Chiefs back into field goal range to send it to overtime before hitting Travis Kelce on the first drive to settle a remarkable encounter. Mr.” If a team gets a field goal on the opening possession of overtime, their opponent gets a possession and can win the game with a touchdown or tie it with a field goal. If both teams get field goals, the next team to score wins. Tampa Bay’s loss meanwhile ended the 44-year-old Brady’s hopes of adding an eighth Super Bowl title to his record haul of seven Vince Lombardi Trophies. The NFL’s overtime format, which critics argue gives too much value to something as random as a coin toss, has come under scrutiny before, including on the game’s biggest stage. — Joey Villar. Five years ago, the New England Patriots beat the Atlanta Falcons when they scored on the opening drive of the only Super Bowl to go to overtime. “But we’re a tough team, this is what we’re all about,” added Stafford, who finished with 366 passing yards from 28 of 38 attempts. Ramiro said.

In 2019, the Chiefs could only sit and watch as the Patriots advanced to the Super Bowl with a game-winning 75-yard touchdown drive to begin overtime. That offseason the Chiefs proposed a change to the overtime rules with hopes of giving each team’s offense an opportunity to touch the football. “We were down a bunch and a lot of guys made a bunch of different plays to get us back into it. — Reuters .