Re: '12 Sport Front License Plate help...
Sheet metal screws are like wood screws, except they have a straight, rather than a tapered, shaft. You don't put a nut on the back of a sheet metal screw. Make sure the ones you have/get fit tight, otherwise go one size larger. They do not have to be long ... 3/4" to 1" is all you need.
If you need a shoulder to cry on ...
... pull over to the side of the road!