Not sure what you mean? Which coverage on which device?
Have you tried just tapping the main part of the screen?
Ah! See what you mean. Yes, it is annoying.
Another example showing that if you are going to let cool hipster web designer dudes loose on your sports site then you need to get their work reviewed by actual sports enthusiasts before allowing it out into the wider world.
Have you tried when in full screen mode moving the cursor ... for example to the centre of the screen (ie away from the headers and footers) and then clicking.