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Alliance of American Football - Week One Thread

Some new league, on CBS right now:

https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/2019/02/09/aaf-schedule-alliance-american-football-teams-how-watch-tv/2807748002/
Some major rules differences from the NFL include:

♦ No kickoffs or extra point attempts. Teams must attempt two-point conversions. Possessions will start at the 25-yard line. There also are no onside kicks; instead, a team can attempt a play from scrimmage from their own 28-yard line and need to gain at least 12 yards.
♦ No television timeouts.
♦ A 35-second play clock (the NFL employs a 40-second play clock).
♦ Coaches get two challenges; no challenges, however, in final two minutes of each half.
♦ Overtime will be one possession for each team from their opponent's 10-yard line. No field goal attempts can be made.



Week 1 Games

Atlanta at Orlando, 8 p.m. (CBS)
San Diego at San Antonio, 8 p.m. (CBS)
Memphis at Birmingham, 4 p.m. (CBS Sports Network)
Salt Lake at Arizona, 8 p.m. (NFL Network)


Zark's Picks

Atlanta at Orlando - The Atlanta Aardvarks will crush the Orlando Blooms 24-10
San Diego at San Antonio - The San Diego Shandies will demolish the San Antonio Shitbags 16-14

Sunday, February 10
Memphis at Birmingham - The Birmingham Bombers will defeat the Memphis Molesters 15-2
Salt Lake at Arizona: Salt Lake's Saltines will destroy the Arizona Aardvarks, 29 - 28

Re: Alliance of American Football - Week One Thread

Were you just testing to see if anyone actually reads the post?

Re: Alliance of American Football - Week One Thread

Not really sure I'm into it,could be a good chance for 2nd and 3rd tier players to develope and get noticed by the NFL teams.

Fuck Yesssss
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