With all of the changes made to the NFL's overtime rules in recent years, anyone can be forgiven for not understanding some of the basics. But one detail that didn't change is what happens in a playoff game at the conclusion of the first overtime period: the teams move to the other side of the field, but otherwise play resumes exactly where it left off, just like the end of the first and third quarters. It's only now happened six times in NFL history, but it has happened.
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