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this is a discussion within the Saints Community Forum; Originally Posted by Budsdrinker According to the new rule it's incomplete which contradicts the rushing rule that the ground can't cause a fumble. I think they need to make the rules reflect each other. The difference is, when you are ...

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Old 01-10-2012, 09:33 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by Budsdrinker View Post
According to the new rule it's incomplete which contradicts the rushing rule that the ground can't cause a fumble. I think they need to make the rules reflect each other.
The difference is, when you are rushing the ball, you have established possession, whereas with the pass, technically you have yet to establish possession.
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Old 01-10-2012, 11:18 PM   #12
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It hit the ground, incomplete
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Old 01-11-2012, 12:04 AM   #13
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Incomplete.

I want to say complete but that is my heart speaking. If the same play was by another team on us then I want them to call it incomplete... ball clearly hits the ground.
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Old 01-11-2012, 01:13 AM   #14
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Incomplete on to the next play. It suck but it was incomplete. My question is what the hell was half the distance!!!
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