Archive: March 21, 2010 - March 27, 2010
New format provides rewards for strategic decisions and personnel advantages on both sides of the ball.
By Doug Farrar | March 24, 2010; 2:20 AM ET | Comments (0)
While the new postseason overtime format might increase fairness, it certainly doesn't make the job of an NFL coach any easier. Instead, they now have one more big second-guessable decision to make.
By Dave Goldberg | March 24, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (1)
The NFL coaches who were hesitant to back the new playoff overtime format will soon be scrambling for a new laminated "overtime scenarios" sheet to avoid ridicule for the strategic decisions they may now be forced to make.
By Michael Kun | March 24, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (0)
Look for pass-first offenses to excel in the new playoff overtime format while offenses that focus on the run may be forced to take risks in the extra period.
By Matt Loede | March 24, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (0)
The new NFL playoff overtime format continues a trend of making games more offense-oriented.
By Joel Thorman | March 24, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (1)