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Tonight, Arizona scored a touchdown as time ran out, and they did not get a chance to kick the extra point. Why not? I know if the point had a bearing on the outcome they would have. Does that matter? Thanks.

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Ross
Thank you for your question. You are correct with your reasoning.  if the point has no bearing on the outcome it will not be run and the game is over.

The PAT/conversion is an untamed down is not played when the score will have no baring on the game.  Remember, the points that  can be scored are 1 point by Team A (Kick)  or 2 points for Team A (PAT/TD)  also team B the defensive team could score 2 points if there is a change of possession during the untamed PAT down. Therefore the score matters and the down would be played if Team A or B is trailing by 2 points or less. {to be overly through there are also the possibility of safeties but that is not  factored into whether an extra point/conversion untamed down is run.)  

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