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But after Tulane's third failed onside kick, the Bulls were able to run out the clock.
After a close first half, the Colts exploded for 28 points in the third quarter to pull away from the Panthers, picking up an onside kick and an interception along the way.
Michigan had 16 penalties, blew a 10-point lead in the final five minutes of regulation due to poor punt coverage, nearly botched an onside kick recovery and allowed the Hoosiers four shots at the end zone from inside the 5-yard line.
The 49ers had one last opportunity when kicker Robbie Gould, who had missed what turned out to be a critical extra point earlier in the game, struck a perfect onside kick that was recovered by Raheem Mostert, who lost a first-quarter fumble.
Then there was Simmie Cobbs’ apparent onside kick recovery with 3 minutes left in the game.
With Marcus Mariota entering his third season, many predicted a breakout year for the Titans, and Coach Mike Mularkey tried to come out of the gate fast with an onside kick to start the game.
Tulane trailed by 34-7 midway through the third quarter, but after cutting the score to 34-28, the Green Wave failed to recover an onside kick with 2 minutes and 45 seconds left.
Again, the Panthers were prepared for a possible onsides kick, only to see Matt Prater kick it deep again.
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