Field Position

Some articles on field position, field, position:

2006 Chick-fil-A Bowl - Final Statistics - Virginia Tech Statistical Recap
... In the second quarter, Virginia Tech was aided by excellent field position, enabling them to score three offensive touchdowns ... Tech's average starting field position in that quarter was the Georgia 48-yard line, allowing for easy scores even for a struggling offense ... Virginia Tech kicker Brandon Pace scored a single 28-yard field goal late in the fourth quarter, and punter Nic Schmitt blasted four punts for a total of 195 yards, averaging 48.8 yards a punt ...
1973 Ohio State Vs. Michigan Football Game
... early 3-0 lead in the second quarter, with a 31 yard field goal by Blair Conway ... called on Michigan which subsequently gave Michigan bad field position ... With the way the game had gone, field position proved to be a huge advantage ...
2007 New Orleans Bowl - Game Summary - Fourth Quarter
... play of the third quarter, backup quarterback Will Hudgins returned to the field to take over the quarterback position from the injured Hankins ... The poor field position didn't deter Florida Atlantic's offense, which completed a 30-yard pass on the second play of its first drive of the fourth quarter ... The Owls drove down the field with success, reaching the Memphis 38-yard line with over 1000 remaining in the game ...
Squib Kick - Strategy
... On average the receiving team will gain better field position than it would returning a normal kick ... Because the kick is so short, the receiving team will usually get good field position, even if there is a minimal gain on the return ... And if the receiving player can manage a moderate gain return, the field position can be outstanding ...
Jim Tressel - Coaching Career - Ohio State University
310 days in Ann Arbor, Michigan, on the football field." As Ohio State's head coach, Tressel is known for a conservative style of play calling (dubbed "Tressel-ball"), winning ... Although the Buckeyes lost on a last minute field goal, the team battled back to tie the game at 28–28 after being down 28–0 ... national championship through close wins on a defensive-minded scheme that relied on field position ...

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