Originally Posted by Idgit
Actually, the penalty on the offense in the end zone is a safety, anyway. BAL just bought some more time by instructing the players to hold the rushers. Good coaching.
The refs should have thrown the flags, but I sure they knew the outcome was the same and didn't bother to disturb the flow of the game to ask SF If they wanted the safety, or the safety.
Thats really brilliant coaching as you noted, great job picking up on that! You have to know the GAME inside and out to win at the top level.