Originally Posted by Gnutella
Throwing the ball away would have been the dumb thing to do since it'd lose the offense seven more yards.
not necessarily, eating it and getting hurt might be what cost us the season. If he had given up seven yards and taken the flag, maybe we're in the playoffs.
Then again, maybe if he threw it away they still would have hit him and we'd be in the same position. Lot's of if's and woulda's, I know...