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Brad Maynard of the Chicago Bears punts the ball against the New York Jets on Dec. 26 at Soldier Field in Chicago. The authors of Scorecasting say statistics show that running a play on fourth down instead of punting can be more effective at getting points, contrary to common belief. Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images Sport hide caption

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'Scorecasting': Saying Sports Cliches Ain't So

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Cue Ready, Kid Delicious Finds Calling on 'the Felt'

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