I am just sad.
Rutgers tried the Eagles’ famous Super Bowl trick play against Penn State in pretty much the same situation: fourth-and-goal from the 1-yard line. The Scarlet Knights ran it to the left instead of the right, but the concept’s the same, and the result almost was, too.
Disaster then struck:
Quarterback Giovanni Rescigno sold his part of the play well. He crept up to behind an offensive tackle, got himself set so he didn’t take a procedure penalty, and ran to open grass...