Overtime Rules

NFL Overtime

The National Football League made a transition in the procedure for handling overtime games several years ago and it has proven to be a good decision. In the past, a coin toss would decide who would get the ball first in a fifteen minute overtime and the first person to score won the game. This clearly isn't fair, because it only required the winning team of the coin toss to make it to the thirty-five yard line and take a shot at a field goal.

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