Stephen Colbert Provides the NFL With Awesome Alternatives to the Coin Flip (Video)

Stephen Colbert coin flip alternative

Let’s face it.  Besides at the Super Bowl, when hundreds of thousands of dollars are being wagered on it, the coin flip is a pretty lame moment in any NFL game.  However, for some reason we’ve continued to use it.  Maybe that’s because no one has ever really come up with a viable alternative, (the XFL’s opening scramble failed to stick), but that’s about to change.

Following Saturday’s debacle during the Packers-Cardinals overtime coin toss, Late Show host Stephen Colbert figured now would be a good time to start offering up some other options for the NFL to consider.

Check it out:

I’m a fan of his 500-word essay idea.  Which do you prefer?



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