This ESPN “Planning For Success” Graphic Was Quite Aggressive

North Dakota St faced off against Sam Houston on Friday  in the FCS semifinal. NDSU crushed SH 35-3, as running back John Crockett rushed for over 200 yards and 3 TD’s. How did the Bison manage to dominate the game so easily? Simple, they followed the “plan for success” that ESPN outlined this neat graphic:



I’m all for fighting metaphors, but this feels like a bit too much. This isn’t a UFC fight, ESPN production bro, it’s an FCS football game.

Here is a video what’s probably was the football equivalent of a haymaker: Crockett’s 55 yard TD run:

Here’s another look at John Crockett’s 55 yard TD. #FCSPlayoffs

— FCS Football (@NCAA_FCS) December 20, 2014

graphic via Reddit