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In American football, the winner of the game is the team that scores the most points. Points are scored by advancing the ball into the opposing team’s end zone for a touchdown, kicking the ball through the opponent’s goalposts for a field goal, or tackling the opposing team’s quarterback in their own end zone for a safety. The team with the most points at the end of the game wins.
The teams that played
The Carolina Panthers defeated the Houston Texans 16-10 last night in an uneventful game. Neither team looked particularly strong, and the game was decided by a late Panthers touchdown.
The final score
The final score of the game wasPittsburgh Steelers 31, Baltimore Ravens 24.
Highlights of the game
The biggest highlights of last night’s game were definitely the catches made by teamwork from both sides. The end was a little bit of a let down though as one team’s touchdown canceled out the other’s in the final minutes, ending the game in a tie.
What this means for the NFL standings
The NFL standings are very important for teams trying to make the playoffs. Last night’s game was a very close one, with the final score being 21-20 in favor of the home team. This means that the home team is now in first place in their division, and the away team is in second place.