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01-23-2013, 12:15 AM
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Originally Posted by castle View Post
that's true in both cases though. the regulation time is about a TD with no time remaining in the 4th quarter. there is no need for the extra point attempt to determine the outcome. but it can affect the point spread.

it would be akin to baseball insisting that you get all 3 outs in the bottom of the 9th when the home team is already winning. why? it's already over.
It affects the points spread just as much in overtime as it does at the end of the 4th quarter. It would be the same for both if it was solely for betting purposes.

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