You’ve got a seven point lead with fifteen seconds left in the game. On fourth down, you elect to play it safe and take a safety instead of risking a punt block.
And this is your reward for all that careful strategery:
You’ve got to love the way the Akron announcers lose it on the call, although the camera work blows.
But this is my favorite part of the story:
… Even the band seemed to recognize the moment, playing a rendition of “Amazing Grace” at a tempo appropriate for a funeral.