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There is no 'mercy rule' in the NFL. The game is played to the end regardless of the score. The biggest shutout in NFL history came in the 1940 NFL Championship Game when the Bears defeated the Redskins, 73-0.

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Q: How many points in a NFL game can be scored as a shut-out before officials call the end of game?
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