>Look at it this way....if it wasnt for entertainment, football would be
>like water polo or field hockey. The game is so big because it gives
>the fans something special.
>If that something is gone, the game is destroyed.
>Today's debacle wont change the face of the game, but it does remind us
>how meaningless all the creative and exciting aspects of the sport can
>be if you can just win by putting 10 men in your penalty box and hoping
>for luck on the other end.
talentless teams employing this "simpleton's" description of the tactic used
today. But since
it isn't easily reproduced, that doesn't happen.