"When we punt
the ball and they fair catch it, the fans go get a Diet Coke, the TV guys say, 'we're breaking for a commercial' - nobody cares.
47 times for a 43.4-yard average and was named to the NFL Europa all-league squad.
It's been a pretty solid year all around for Rice, long snapper Drew Howell and the rest of the punt
team, with Rice entering Saturday at No.
formations have one or two gunners or sprinters out wide who can, in theory, get to the punt
The main problem with punts
for OSU have come when Johnny Hekker rolls to his right and kicks the football rugby-style.
"After that you will have to take your punts
to the bank.''
The Ducks had James field one punt
that day, and stuck with him despite Harris' return a week later in part because Harris had one hand in a cast with a broken finger.
Return teams will often overload our right side in an attempt to take away our run threat or block the punt
by outnumbering the blockers to the right side.
Question: Take me through the fake punt
play in the BCS title game.
In OSU's victory over USC, Hekker used the rugby method for a 74-yard punt
that rolled into the end zone.
Any time you allow a punt
to be blocked, you are going to give up a huge chunk of field position, possibly a touchdown, and maybe even the loss of the game.
Wait, one more chance for OSU came after the next Arizona possession also came to fourth down, and a punt
. This time, the Wildcats downed the football at the OSU 2-yard line.