Every safety … ever

The bookkeeping for most scoring plays is clear, simple, and consistent: the type of play, the scoring player, the passer ...
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When overtime wasn’t sudden death

The evolution of the overtime rule in the NFL is as follows: 1941 — Sudden-death rule was added for divisional ...
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NFL fair-catch kick attempts

After a fair catch, an NFL team has the right to take a free kick from the line of scrimmage ...
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Most plays in a quarter

The Bears ran 35 plays in the 4th quarter in last week's game against the Titans.  Is this a record? ...
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Longest nonscoring plays in NFL history

Is there a list of the longest plays that didn't result a touchdown? Elias Sports Bureau probably has a list ...
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Winning the OT coin toss and kicking

Embed from Getty Images In 2002, Detroit Lions coach Marty Mornhinweg was roundly criticized for choosing to take the wind ...
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Longest missed field goals

As far as I can tell, there are no league-wide official records kept for length of missed field goals. The ...
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