extra point


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in American football a point awarded for a successful place kick following a touchdown

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The closer he got to the end zone the more Renegades players were closer to him, he danced to find the way into the end zone, but the resulting extra point was missed.
Jon Wyse added the extra point to hand Bristol a 7-6 lead with half time looming.
Gateshead then tacked on the extra point to make it 7-6 On the ensuing drive, the home side again took the lead and this time converted the extra point to go 13-7 up.
The vehicle was slowed by 7 mph in the 12 mph test and by 6 mph in the 25 mph test, good for two points total, with an extra point added for a forward collision warning system.
Pruett added both extra points to take the Warriors to their final 35-0 tally.
Complete Guide to Special Teams provides the tactical insights for gaining an advantage in every facet of the crucial third component of championship squads: kickoffs, kickoff returns, extra points, two-point conversions, punts, punt returns, field goals, and punt and field goal blocks.
Tam Chapman reeled in a 55-yard pass from Mark McKenzie for the opening score and Lee Collins added the extra points.
And in Siegel's defense, both of his missed extra points last year were blocked, meaning he has yet to be wide right or left on a regulation point-after in his career.
Hart kicked for the extra point and the Scots took a 14-6 lead.
Wachusett made sure there would be no comeback, with Dickinson scoring on a 4-yard run and Baird booting the extra point for a 24-14 lead.
The Regents went ahead on Giovannie Dixon's 23-yard run in the second quarter, then held a 7-6 lead into the fourth quarter after Juan Rodas blocked Villegas' extra point following Paul's 35-yard touchdown pass to Sammie Rogers just before halftime.
Parker converted the extra point and after Rhein quarterback Josh Larocca had conceded another two points with a safety, Couper made his winning collection.
Aguilar then booted the extra point to cap the scoring.
The Claymores, under new head coach Gene Dahlquist got off to a great start when Linebacker London Dunlap pulled down Andrew Bayes inside the Galaxy redzone, with Quarterback Clint Stoerner completing his first pass of the day to Dante Hall for an opening score with Englishman Rob Hart converting the extra point.
Hughes connected with Hartman for a 42-yard touchdown pass and then converted the extra point to tie the game at 14.