Funny, my buddy & I asked the very same question last night while watching the game!
We both agreed that the NFL's OT is flawed, because as mentioned above, only one team has offensive possession.
However, as also mentioned above, a turnover or poor offensive possession can result in the other team gaining possession.
Whoever wins the coin toss has the major advantage, which doesn't seem fair. Neither does not having an opportunity to have offensive possession.
The CFL rules seem too convoluted. I'd prefer to see a timed OT, aka not sudden-death....like basketball.
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