Coaches – think through last minute game preparations – some to consider !
Have possible scenarios printed (and able to add to, if necessary). Both sides of the ball should be considered.
Score Time Situation
Up/Down 1 6 secs Team Down gets ball on end-line – must go full field
Up/Down 1 30 secs Team Down is Man-Down
Up/Down 1 30 secs Team Down is Man down at half field
Up/Down 2 1:30 Faceoff – Team Down gains possession
Up/Down 2 1:30 Faceoff – Team Up gains possession
Up Down 1 1 min Team Down – Possession at far Restrainer
UP/Down 1 30 sec Team Up – plays Soft Zone D off a T/O
Up/Down 2 2 min Team Up must clear full field
Up/Down 2 2 min Team Down must clear full field
Up/Down 2 3 min Team Up is Man-Down (non-releasable) for the 3 min
This is not an exhaustive list - a teaser to get coaches started thinking about the waning moments of the game