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High school football player does insane flip in scrimmage (video)

Oct 28, 2012, 8:17 AM EDT

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Normally, I don’t expect many exciting things to come from a high school football scrimmage but one high school running back decided to make his scrimmage noteworthy with the below video.

As the team in blue runs a pitch play, the tailback breaks one tackle and starts up the field. It appears that a linebacker from the team in gold and white is going to end the run with a tackle.

However, the running back sees it coming and does an incredible front flip that hurdles the defender:

For those of you who know anything about physics, the flip itself was 540 degrees.

UPDATE: The video was shot as part of an AT&T commercial….so it’s kinda fake

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The correct and awesome way to hurdle a defender [Cosby Sweaters]

  1. torrigjp - Oct 28, 2012 at 2:28 PM

    You know this is 100% fake and a tv commercial, right?

    • torrigjp - Oct 29, 2012 at 12:00 PM

  2. crosberries - Oct 29, 2012 at 12:51 PM

    Ahhhhahaha can I have a job there? I promise to make sure I atleast do 10 seconds of research on the videos I pick.

  3. notdumb - Nov 1, 2012 at 1:41 PM

    Wow that wasn’t obviously staged or anything .