The Overtime Touchdowns Of The Dallas Cowboys

The NFL instituted an overtime rule in 1974.  Before that, when a regular season game ended with a tie score it was just that, a tie game.  Needless to say, since then most overtime games are decided by field goals.  Some teams in fact only have one or two overtime touchdowns scored in their history. […]

Who Has Scored The Most Overtime Touchdowns In Chicago Bears History?

The NFL added overtime to the league in 1974.  Before that, when a game ended regulation play with a tie score it just went down as a tie game.  Most overtimes end with a kicker kicking a field goal because it is the safest thing to try should a team get down on the other […]

The Only Two Overtime Touchdowns In New Orleans Saints History

The New Orleans Saints came into the National Football League in the late 1960’s and have had an up and down history over the years. The NFL didn’t start overtime games until the early 1970’s and most overtime games end with field goals. Occasionally though, games that go into overtime are ended with a touchdown. […]

The Overtime Touchdowns Scored By The Miami Dolphins

Prior to 1974, when the National Football League instituted an overtime policy, when a regular season game ended in a tie score it would just be counted as a tie game. This didn’t sit well with players or fans though and overtime was welcomed by most with open arms. Since overtime has come into play, […]

The Overtime Touchdowns Scored By The New England Patriots

photo credit: MiniMised The New England Patriots are one of the most popular teams in the NFL. They began play as the Boston Patriots in the old American Football League of the 1960’s. They had an up and down history until things started turning around for them in the mid 1990’s. Their multiple Super Bowl […]

The Overtime Touchdowns Scored By The Minnesota Vikings

photo credit: Bjorn Hanson The Minnesota Vikings came into the NFL in 1961 and since that time have played in some very big games. The players who have played for the team have scored some big touchdowns, including one of the most exciting kinds of touchdowns to score, the overtime touchdown. Overtime was introduced into […]