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Old 10-15-2012, 03:45 PM   #57
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Default Re: Tomlin's stock dropping

Originally Posted by Darkstorm05 View Post
If it came down to it, I would have kicked the FG on 3rd to see what Suisham puts up. if he makes it, great. If not, then we think over whether we punt or try again. I know everyone will say you have to give Ben a chance to convert the 1st down, but honestly, if they trusted the offense to convert, they would have went for it on 4th down.

They did not, so IMO, that option isn't on the table. That means they figured at best they'd pick up maybe 2 or 3 more yards. I'd rather have an extra down to punt if need be.
You can't attempt a FG twice. Once the kick is made, the rest of the downs are ceded.
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