Q: If a punt is in the air while the game clock expires and the receiver signals and makes a fair catch, is the game over?For the answer, read the whole thing.
- Danny Clark, LB, Giants: "Yes."
- [Sam] Madison: "Yes."
- Damon Huard, QB, Chiefs: "If the punter touched it, then the game is over."
- Ray Rice, RB, Ravens: "Yes."
- [Calvin] Pace: "Yes. It's an untimed play, isn't it?"
Dec 7, 2008
ignorance of the law is no excuse
Rick Reilly gives Donovan McNabb--who didn't know an NFL game could end in a tie--a little revenge by quizzing other (equally clueless) NFL players on some of the more obscure rules in the canon. A sample: