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Game Format And Scoring Adjusted For 2015 Blue-Gold Game

April 16, 2015

GAME FORMAT

  • The first half will have two 12-minute quarters with normal clock stoppages.
  • The second half will feature two 15-minute quarters with a running clock.
  • Clock stoppages will occur only due to injuries or timeouts.
  • No play clock
  • Offense will wear blue, while defense will wear white

    TIMEOUTS

  • Each team will be allowed three timeouts per half.

    HALFTIME

  • Halftime will last 15 minutes.

    OTHER RULES

  • Quarterbacks will be live in the first half.
  • Each possession will begin on the 35-yard line.
  • There will not be any kickoffs.
  • All punts will be fair caught.
  • A scoring point system will determine the winner of the game.
  • There will not be an overtime period should the score be tied at the end of regulation.

    POINT SYSTEM
    Offense
    Touchdown: 6 points
    Extra Point: 1 point
    2-point Conversion: 2 points
    Field Goal: 3 points
    Big Chunk Pass (25+ yards: 2 points
    Big Chunk Run (20+ yards): 2 points

    Defense
    Touchdown: 6 points
    Turnover Forced Before 50-yard line: 4 points
    Turnover Forced After 50-yard line: 2 points
    Defensive Stop Before 50-yard line: 2 points
    Defensive Stop After 50-yard line: 1 point
    Safety: 2 points
    Sack: 1 point

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