What exactly is an NFL Touchdown?
The question I have is:
Why does a player not have to TOUCH DOWN in the end zone in order for the points to count?
I don't remember if it's always been this way or not but tonight I was watching the BRONCOS
at the FALCONS and on one of the plays, the first score I think, all the player had to do was break the line and have part of his body over the goal.
I mean, if that's the case what does Touch DOWN mean? Because they're not touching anything.
Rules are rules but I just wanted to know if it's always been like this or what. Never have been a huge fan, just curious.
* The guy jumped on top of the pile and barely broke the goal line. Touchdown?! ..wtf?