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  1. PatsFan2

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    Good. Now go back to sudden death.
     
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    What's the pun?
     
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    The fact that it didn't even have enough support to activate a vote has given me some small hope for the decision makers in this league.
     
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    You're reading too much into it.
     
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    It will be revisited next Off-season you can bet on it.
     
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    Given that it was only visited this year as a reaction to what happened with the Chiefs (and still had no where near enough support), I wouldn't be so sure. Remember, before the AFFCG, you had an NFC version that went the opposite way, where the Rams were able to win with just a field goal because they were able to make a stop on defense. What are they odds we get another "controversial" situation exactly like that, and why would it suddenly make people support it more the second time?
     
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    Itll rehash next time the pats win an ot coin toss and win on the first possession.
     
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    Owner meetings also mean Josh Gordon news coming soon.
     
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    You preferred the system where they get the big play and then don’t even go for the touchdown in OT? Naaah, current rules are pretty good. Losing on a first drive touchdown is far more tolerable than a field goal.
     
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    No way. You think a couple of lucky chunk plays followed by a long field goal constitutes a win?

    Go all the way down the field and score a TD. Then a win is deserved in my opinion.
     
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    Defense’s job to stop those plays just like it was the defense’s job to stop those plays in the prior 60 minutes (clock time) of football.
     
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    Mahomes can park his arse next to Luck as a Pats biotch.......if the Chiefs wanted to beat the Pats, they should have held onto Alex Smith
     
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    I love the new rule the way it is if you can't stop a Team from scoring a TD too bad for your D.
     
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    Meh, only one team has to play defense though. The touchdown to win is a fair compromise and has created more exciting games.
     
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    I am genuinely surprised by this outcome, thought for sure we would see this go through. Amazing, people actually realized that there 3 phases to football, not just 1 aka the Pat Mahomes Variety Hour.

     
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    I like the current system better personally, but I would absolutely go back to sudden death 100 times out of a 100 rather than keeping inching the games longer and longer. Where does it stop? "No fair! The Pats scored a touchdown, then we scored a touchdown, then they won with a field goal! Shouldn't we get a chance to match?!?!"
     
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    They are tweaking the PI rule....so hold your breath...
     
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    I have every faith they will screw that one up.
     
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