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What football task could you accomplish most easily?

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And least easily, too

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So very much ongoing serious business at Field Gulls, what with the Seattle Seahawks’ all-time 53-man roster selection in progress.

Today’s whimsical poll interlude gives the chance for more votes to be tallied in the races at linebacker and defensive back, posted yesterday.

Also, for you to consider how hard each of these upcoming athletic feats is.

Some — many! — of you have played actual football, with pads and hashmarks and bruises and helmets and refs and broken ribs and everything. But many more have not. The question below is designed more with the second category of readers in mind, the know-it-all observers who would pee their pants, then spend a week in the hospital, if they had to find a way to gain a yard against an NFL front. (No, I’m not confessing, you’re confessing.)

Seven Herculean tasks, seven Promethean exploits await your feedback. Which one sounds more doable? Conversely, which one sounds like the greatest challenge?

Poll

Which of these on-field football feats could you personally accomplish most easily in a live NFL game, if it were held today?

This poll is closed

  • 9%
    Complete a quick-out to Doug Baldwin before the pressure gets there
    (89 votes)
  • 43%
    Punt the ball in the right direction without it being blocked, gaining at least 10 yards
    (427 votes)
  • 18%
    Get back to the line of scrimmage on a run
    (175 votes)
  • 8%
    Catch a wide-open 40-yard downfield pass in stride after the cornerback falls down, and still beat the safety to the end zone
    (86 votes)
  • 7%
    Make a 25-yard field goal to win the game as time expires
    (76 votes)
  • 12%
    Long-snap the ball successfully back for a punt
    (119 votes)
972 votes total Vote Now

Turn it around!

Poll

Which of these on-field football feats would you personally have the *hardest* time accomplishing in a live NFL game, if it were held today?

This poll is closed

  • 18%
    Complete a quick-out to Doug Baldwin before the pressure gets there
    (146 votes)
  • 2%
    Punt the ball in the right direction without it being blocked, gaining at least 10 yards
    (16 votes)
  • 12%
    Get back to the line of scrimmage on a run
    (102 votes)
  • 34%
    Catch a wide-open 40-yard downfield pass in stride after the cornerback falls down and still beat the safety to the end zone
    (273 votes)
  • 24%
    Make a 25-yard field goal to win the game as time expires
    (193 votes)
  • 7%
    Long-snap the ball successfully back for a punt
    (62 votes)
792 votes total Vote Now

Not on the list: commit a false start, pull a hammy, cry.