New year, new rules: Rule No. 5

Updated: December 15, 2010, 1:53 PM ET
ESPN The Magazine

Rule No. 5: Don't rely on the eye to judge field goals

"The Bronco Nation Loves Kyle Brotzman" is a Facebook group created to support the Boise State kicker who missed two huge kicks -- one at the gun, one in OT -- against Nevada on Nov. 26 and cost the Broncos any shot at a national title. The group has more than 40,000 members, but maybe it shouldn't even exist. Fact is, Brotzman's 26-yarder at the end of regulation may actually have been good. He could be a hero in Idaho, instead of ...

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