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Louis Partlow of the Dayton Triangles. It was before the NFL but he is credited it as such since that league was renamed a few years later to NFL. -Rebecca

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Q: Who was the first person to score a touchdown in the NFL?
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What date did barry sanders score his first touchdown?

Barry Sanders scored his first NFL touchdown on September 10, 1989.

Who threw the first touchdown pass in the NFL?

Who threw the first NFL touchdown pass

Who was the first Mexican born NFL player to score a touchdown?

Henry vargas dallas cowboys!

Who is the only person to hit a major league home run and score and NFL touchdown in the same week?

bo Jackson

How do you score a touchdown in the NFL?

Get the football into the end zone by running or passing

Is extra point kicked in nfl overtime?

No. The first team to score in overtime is declared the winner. If that score is a touchdown, no extra point is attempted.

Who was the heaviest NFL player to score a touchdown?

BJ Raji at 338 pounds!!!

Who was the first NFL player to return an interception for a touchdown?

The NFL was founded in 1920 but the name of the first player to return an interception for a touchdown is not listed.

Who is the only radio NFL announcer to score a touchdown in the Super Bowl?

Paul Allen

What did Reggie Bush do to score his first touchdown?

Reggie Bush's first NFL touchdown was a 65 yard punt return against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on October 8, 2006. The Saints won the game 24-21.

Who got the first ever touchdown?

This answer is uncertain, because the first touchdown was not recorded. Also no one ever gave any thought of recording the first touchdown of the NFL.

What song is played after an NFL touchdown?

The Green Bay Packers play "Bang the Drum All Day" by Todd Rundgren after every touchdown they score.

Did the first time the New Orleans Saints touched a football in an NFL game they score a touchdown?

Yes they did. John Gilliam scored on the opening kickoff.

Who is the only current nfl radio announcer to score a touchdown in the Super Bowl?

Jimmy Cefalo

How much time does an NFL field goal kicker have to kick the ball?

When they score a touchdown they have to kick it away and also they have to make a pat after the touchdown or if its a field goal

What number cant be scored in nfl?

You cannot score a single point in football. Yes, you can get one point from the extra point after a touchdown, but that requires you to score six points in the first place.

Which NFL team was the first to not score a touchdown in a Super Bowl game?

Miami Dolphins in Super Bowl VI ... they lost to the Dallas Cowboys 24-3.

Whos the best qb in the NFL?

Payton Manning. Payton manning score a touchdown in 12 seconds.

What current nfl radio play by play announcer to score a super bowl touchdown?

mike francessa

Is a touchdown play considered a first down?

In the NFL, if the offense scores a touchdown, the team is credited with a first down. Check any NFL game's play-by-play on and count all of the first downs. Now, compare them to the total first downs credited in the box score. If touchdowns were scored by the offense, they must be added to make the totals come out even.

Does the clock always stop in the NFL when a touchdown is scored?

Yes. Not only does the clock stop for touchdowns, but for any score.

What was the highest NFL combined score both teams added together without a touchdown by either team?


How do you score in the NFL?

Touchdown = 6 points Point after touchdown (PAT) kick = 1 point Point after touchdown (PAT) run = 2 point Fieldgoal = 3 points Safety = 2 points (though this is rare occurence)

Who player did Matt Ryan throw his first NFL touchdown to?

Micheal Jenkins

Who scored the first touchdown in an NFL game at Heinz Field?

Kordell Stewart