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NFL Rule Changes

The NFL voted to change three rules today before ending their winter meeting in Phoenix. The first rule change was more of a rule elimination, as the NFL voted 29-1 to eliminate the tuck rule with the New England Patriots and Washington Redskins abstaining. The most infamous instance of the tuck rule benefited Tom Brady [...]

NFL Competition Committee Rule Proposals For 2012

Lost among Tebowmania and Bounty-gate, the NFL Competition Committee came out with their rule change proposals for the upcoming 2012 season yesterday. There are 7 rule proposals and 6 bylaw proposals making it 13 potential changes overall. From top to bottom here are the potential rule changes for 2012: Proposed rule changes 1. Replay officials, [...]