Originally Posted by swat2
I know that they where trying to secure and defend the crash site but why would they ever send two snipers down agaisnt giant mooobs? ( atleast in the movie)
Shugart and Gordon voulenteerd to go down and try to secure the site until the ground convoy arrived. The two probably thought they convoy (Strukers Column went back out for Durant IIRC) would arrive soon, and they would be able to hold off the mob by select targeting...