College Football

Vanderbilt Quarterback's Punt Goes Only Five Yards

Bleacher Report
Kyle NewportFeatured ColumnistOctober 26, 2013

Vanderbilt knocked off Georgia last week, but nothing went right for the Commodores against No. 16 Texas A&M in Week 9.

Down 35-17 and facing a 4th-and-5 from its own 45, Vanderbilt quarterback Patton Robinette stayed in the game to punt, and it only went five yards. 

Here's another look at the punt, via Chris Looy's Vine:

The Aggies took over at midfield, so the Commodores would have been better off just going for it. What made it worse is that Texas A&M went on to score in just over two minutes on the ensuing drive to make it a 35-point game.

 

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