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Old 12-10-2018, 05:41 AM
Ellis Dee is offline
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Originally Posted by Velocity View Post
I'd like to see this be a regular exhibition game annually - worst NFL team vs. NCAAF champs. But there'd be no meaningful incentive for either side to risk their health this way, except maybe some promise of big money involved.
That would be awesome, especially if they did it the week before the Superbowl. NFL team with the #1 draft pick vs the college champion.

I'd even let them both play by their own rules: College team gets their huge roster and only needs 1 foot down for a completed catch, NFL team only has 46 players dressed and needs 2 feet down for a catch.

I envision it going something like this:

Raiders get the ball first:
Run for 12, run for 6, run for 19, run for 16, run for touchdown!

Alabama gets the ball:
Tackle for a loss (run). Tackle for a loss (screen pass). Sack! Punt blocked!


Football is a game won in the trenches, and the sheer domination of NFL interior linemen over their college counterparts would be devastating.

Last edited by Ellis Dee; 12-10-2018 at 05:42 AM.