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Old 10-23-2009, 05:05 PM   #1
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Safety Question

I just had a very strange play.

I made a pretty bad throw to the end zone, but was short of it... I got picked off at around the 1 yard line, but the player's momentum took him into the end zone, and then he tried to turn and just ended up running out of bounds.

Now I assume this is the correct call - since the INT was made outside of the endzone, but it was absolutely strange when I saw the 2 points come up. There was no way he could have stopped from going into the end zone, but I guess he could have just fell and downed himself instead of running out of bounds.

Was this the correct call?
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Old 10-23-2009, 05:22 PM   #2
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yes. and it would not have mattered whether he went down in the endzone or ran out of bounds in the endzone like you said he did, it still woulda been a safety. bad luck for him!
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Old 10-23-2009, 05:34 PM   #3
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I think that's the right call very rare.
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Old 10-23-2009, 05:46 PM   #4
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actually, i'm pretty sure that was the wrong call. i think about 5 years ago that rule was changed and is now considered a touchback if the play resulted because of momentum.

when Charles Woodson was on the Raiders, I forget who they were playing, but he was chasing down a guy on a huge run and poked out the ball from behind.
he recovered the ball in the playing field but slid into the endzone (momentum) and was touched down. it resulted in a safety just like your play in madden. as a result of the woodson play, that offseason the rule was changed to a touchback in that situation.
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Old 10-23-2009, 05:59 PM   #5
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Re: Safety Question

The same thing happened to me when I was on D.

I was running in stride with the DB using Aso and I picked the ball off as if I was the receiver. My momentum took me in and I was tackled before I could get out. Gave up the safety. I don't know if it cost me the game but it was at a crucial moment.

No idea if it's the proper call or not.
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Old 10-26-2009, 01:47 PM   #6
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I recovered a fumble on the my own 1 yrd line (barely saving the game-tying TD) with Brandon Meriweather and the momentum of the scoop took me into the end zone.

I was nervous about taking a safety when the defender started to chase me down so I juked and immediately fumbled the ball in my end zone where their offense picked up the ball.

I was thinking I should've just kneeled it, but now I'm kinda glad I at least tried to run it out. Next time I'll skip the special moves and give up the 2 pts instead of 7...
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