Found April 20, 2013 on College Football Universe:
Right in the middle of the madness. #AuburnOaks #Toomers twitter.com/MattCrouchAU/s…— Matt Crouch (@MattCrouchAU) April 20, 2013 If Saturday’s spring games were a sign of things to come, then that Chick-Fil-A kickoff game on Aug. 31 between Alabama and Virginia Tech in Atlanta could see more interceptions than offensive scores. There were interceptions galore in the two spring games on Saturday, including several pick-sixes. Thankfully coaches Frank Beamer of Virginia Tech and Nick Saban of Alabama used a traditional scoring system in their respective spring games. Other schools, like Tennessee, Notre Dame, Texas Tech, Penn State, and Wisconsin, used odd scoring systems that awarded points for defensive plays such as sacks and turnovers and offensive first downs. Considering that scores simply do not matter in these games, which are used primarily to evaluate players in a gameday-like atmosphere, an alternative scoring system is needlessly confusing. Bill O’Brien’s firs...
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