Return to Sender achievement in Tecmo Bowl Throwback

Return to Sender

Score a Touchdown on a kickoff return (computer opponent, no All-Star teams)

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How to unlock the Return to Sender achievement

  • SNunny 88SNunny 88460,374
    28 Apr 2010 28 Apr 2010 13 Sep 2010
    27 0 9
    Play as Atlanta. The return man #21 is super fast and can evade tackles with his speed. Either let the other team score so they then kickoff to you, or win the coin toss in the beginning and try to return in on the first kickoff. If you lose the coin toss in the beginning you could always quit and start again to guarantee you start as the return team or if you fail in your return attempt. Try to use the Zig-Zag technique the other team will miss if you get the timing down.

    here a vid its done by rooster teeth all credit goes to them for making it

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    ReliantGung hoDid it with San Francisco vs Dallas.

    Ironically, I fumbled the ball, recovered it and ran for the TD and still counted. Definitely zig-zag.
    Posted by ReliantGung ho on 17 Jul 19 at 13:08
    Facial La FleurGot it my first attempt with all same settings as in video.
    Posted by Facial La Fleur on 17 Dec 19 at 21:36
    UnstoppableKDLol after like 30 tries of getting tackled at ~50 yard line, presumably because I had my angles wrong, eventually Deion fumbled it and another guy on my team recovered it and I was able to run for the touchdown lol, never been so happy I fumbled before.
    Posted by UnstoppableKD on 27 Dec 19 at 04:35
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    28 Apr 2010 29 Apr 2010
    7 1 4
    For this one you must use Atlanta against New England and hope the kick is short if it is then you have a good chance to get past the first group when you get past the 50 however you must zig zag all the way dont run in a straight line unless you have distance. It seems when you dodge a few defenders you get faster this is key to getting a good start to the 50.

    I might make a video soon.
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    acedawg4Any updates on the video? Im still having trouble with this and its my last cheeve! The closer I ever made it was down to the 30 or so Yard
    Posted by acedawg4 on 04 Aug 10 at 11:15
    NateEasywat is the instasack?
    Posted by NateEasy on 11 Oct 10 at 00:45
    BuddabaneI think what he is referring to is on defense use the nose tackle. When the ball is snapped move down slightly and dive towards the QB, in between the center and guard. You will get a sack on most passing plays, and loss of yards on any running plays up the middle.
    Posted by Buddabane on 21 Aug 11 at 01:36
  • Kookster24Kookster24248,082
    16 Jul 2011 16 Jul 2011
    3 0 1
    You definately want Atlanta. Play against New England since they are the worst team in the game. Be sure you recieve the opening kickoff that way if you don't suceed you just exit the game and start again, no time wasted. It probably took me 20 times to get this, but finally did. You have to be quick with your "zig zag" movements. The way I did it was run straight up or down then about 3 yrds forward then up or down, so on and so on. You have to get throught the first wave for this to work. Just keep trying you will get it!

    *I found it much easier to do this in the orginal graphics
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    Cuda Chris 72was having trouble with this one, may be a coincidence but got it the very first time with the old graphics.
    Posted by Cuda Chris 72 on 15 Oct 11 at 23:48
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