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Love to see it happen. Seeing the 1st Down marker at a live game would be awesome.
BALTIMORE (AP) — Fans watching NFL games on television have grown accustomed to the imaginary yellow line that runs across the field in accord with the first-down marker. That first-down line could one day
Good to hear. That helps the fans a lot because its pretty accurate.
Is there an ultra powerful "chain crew labor union" that can't be broken or what? IMO replace the damn signs with chains and use the yellow line as the official marker. It's 2013, lets use a little technology to get it right. How many times do we wait for the slow ass officials to mosey out on the field with their chains to tell us what we saw with the line. Stop wasting our time and keep the game moving.
Fat, slow chain guys are people too.
there should have been a laser detection system on the markers and goal line years ago. Replays should be automatic too. No reason for some of the delays in the NFL
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