Football Games Are Too Long?

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Football Games Are Too Long?

Postby donovan » Tue Jan 10, 2017 6:56 pm

There is a basic rule in my life...if it is fun, make it last longer. If it is work, speed it up.

http://www.espn.com/college-football/story/_/id/18421234/commissioners-college-football-coaches-seek-shorter-games-record-average-game-2016
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Re: Football Games Are Too Long?

Postby billybud » Wed Jan 11, 2017 9:23 am

Yep...like your philosophy.

Rule changes lengthen games...having 8 or 9 plays reviewed in the booth adds minutes.

Showing on TV..means TV timeouts for commercials.
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Re: Football Games Are Too Long?

Postby Spence » Wed Jan 11, 2017 10:33 am

I don't notice the time if it is a good game. If it isn't I generally turn it. I don't see a problem. I do think they stop it for replay too much.
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