Defining Moments of the 2011 NFL Season

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Kickoff returns

A rule changed moved kickoffs up to the 35-yard-line, and while touchbacks were at an all-time high, it didn't take long for someone to take a kickoff to the house. Green Bay's Randall Cobb had a 108-yard return in the NFL's Thursday night opener against the Saints, tying an NFL record.

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