New overtime rules for the playoffs this Saturday
The Sudden death is no more. At least not in the playoffs the previous overtime rules won’t apply anymore. Teams and coaches are scrambling to get their game plans in order for the new rules because they are a game changer.
Normally when a team scores in the overtime, the game is over and that team wins the game. After a long hard struggle a 40 yard field goal decides the game. That isn’t unfair by any means. However that is a bit of a disappointment when a game is settled
like that. More so in the regular season than in the playoffs so the rules have been slightly changes. The rules would apply only to the playoffs and in the next regular season the sudden death rules would be in effect again.
Henceforth if a game goes into overtime, it wouldn’t