Ball Maul is the eleventh short in the series, A Laurel & Hardy Cartoon. It first aired 1 October 1966 in syndication.
Stan and Ollie are waterboys for a professional football team. When several players are injured, the Coach puts them into the game. They are no match for their opponents. However, when Stan holds the ball, Ollie kicks it and him through the upright for a field goal, earning the team's first three points of the season. After the game, the Coach visits them in the hospital to offer them starting positions, but they hobble away as quick as they can.