Originally Posted by AeroSquid
i assume this is an NCAA only rule? I've been watching NFL games for 35 years now and can't ever recall a 1pt safety. Seems like kind of a stupid rule...
It's a rule in the NFL as well, though it has never happened. It's a little weirder because the defense can't ever have possession of the ball, so it has to be blocked, then knocked into the EZ by a defensive player, then recovered by a defensive player in the EZ.