extra point

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Noun1.extra point - in American football a point awarded for a successful place kick following a touchdownextra point - in American football a point awarded for a successful place kick following a touchdown
conversion - a successful free throw or try for point after a touchdown
American football, American football game - a game played by two teams of 11 players on a rectangular field 100 yards long; teams try to get possession of the ball and advance it across the opponents goal line in a series of (running or passing) plays
point - the unit of counting in scoring a game or contest; "he scored 20 points in the first half"; "a touchdown counts 6 points"
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Aguilar then booted the extra point to cap the scoring.
Both teams had earned a point apiece at that stage, but visitors Coventry snatched victory in a penalty shoot-out for an extra point.
The vehicles earned an extra point each for having a forward collision warning system as well.
Hawes attempted to add the extra point but his kick was blocked.
That would be better than just awarding a team a bonus for scoring a certain number of goals - they tried it in France whereby teams who scored three goals earned an extra point, but it didn't work.
Coventry Blaze beat Nottingham Panthers 4-3 after a penalty shoot-out last night with the extra point from Curtis Huppe's penalty shot potentially decisive in the hosts' defence of the bmibaby Elite League title.
They trot on for the occasional kick-off, try a couple of field goals and the odd extra point.
Why not have it like the pools with one point for a no score draw, two points for a score draw, three points for a win and an extra point for every two goals scored.
Add an extra point if you go bag-less on days you've forgotten your own bags.
6] AFCA members receive a subscription to The Extra Point, the official newsletter of the Association.
Willamette's Jon Hartman returned the ensuing kickoff 95 yards, and Jarred Hughes kicked the extra point to tie the game 7-7 before McClintock broke loose for a 65-yard touchdown run to help the Pirates regain the lead.
James Church Scoring System for Familial Risk of Colorectal Cancer Reference Group Score For every first-degree relative affected 3 points For every second-degree relative affected 1 point If There Is: At least one first-degree relative diagnosed before age 50 years 3 extra points More than one first-degree relative on the same side of the family affected 3 extra points At least one second-degree relative diagnosed before age 50 years 1 extra point More than one second-degree relative on the same side of the family affected 1 extra point A first-degree and second-degree affected relative on the same side of the family 2 extra points Low Risk: 1-7 points High Risk: 8 or more points Source: Dr.