Shrine Bowl more than just a game
Everyone involved knew it, from the fans to the coaches, players to the two little children in the wheelchairs admiring the game from field level.
It's an afternoon where penalties that would often be taken during the regular season are declined out of sportsmanship. Players on opposing teams help each other up off of the carpet (something that, fortunately, happens a lot in North Dakota football anyway) and extra points go very lightly contested.
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