05 Aug 2013
Painting with a broad brush, fumble recoveries are a fairly random event. Offenses tend to recover approximately 50 percent of fumbles. The Mathlete at MGoBlog refines that analysis by breaking down college football fumble events into six distinct categories, and finds that the defensive recovery rate varies considerably depending on how and where the ball hits the ground.
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After three NFL seasons of kicking off from the 35-yard line, what has been the impact on touchbacks, returns, field position, scoring and injuries? Also, is this rule responsible for a record number of big comebacks?