You can file this one under “things you don’t see every day.”
Eastern Michigan kicked off from the Charlotte 20 after three dead-ball penalties moved the ball forward 45 yards. The Eagles, naturally, went for an onside kick being inside Charlotte’s red zone on a kickoff.
This feels like the type of thing that could only happen in a game between programs like Eastern Michigan and Charlotte — Tom Fornelli’s Bottom 25 Game of the Week — and a big thanks to Justin Jones for recording this amazing scene that was not otherwise televised.
Source: CBS Sports Headlines / This is one of the oddest kickoffs you’ll ever see thanks to three penalties