NEW NFL RULE? No Lowering Head On Hits!

March 15, 2013

A new rule proposed by the NFL’s competition committee would make the yellow ribbon fly for a ball carrier to attempt to tackle a defender with the crown of his helmet – in open space – reports Slam Sports.

Bruno football team gq mag1 NEW NFL RULE? No Lowering Head On Hits!

This is a first folks! The first rule in American football history limiting a runner’s contact with a defender! Call me crazy – but I think the NFL has done lost their minds…

Advertisement

The new rule would take effect if a player strikes another player outside of egregious acts such as punching, grabbing of the face mask and stiff-arming.

The six proposed changes is the runner-contact rule reads:

“It is a foul if a runner or tackler initiates forcible contact by delivering a blow with the top crown of his helmet against an opponent when both players are clearly outside of the tackle box. Incidental contact by the helmet of a runner or tackler against an opponent shall not be a foul.”

 
Owners vote next Wednesday in Phoenix.




Advertisement

Kirsten Dunst RESPONDS To Leaked Photo Scandal

Kirsten Dunst RESPONDS To Leaked Photo Scandal

Kirsten Dunst kept it short and sweet when responding to the scandal that involved personal photos of her leaked as part[View Post]


Jennifer Lawrence ORDERS INVESTIGATION Into DEVASTATING Photo Leak: But The Damage Is DONE

Jennifer Lawrence ORDERS INVESTIGATION Into DEVASTATING Photo Leak: But The Damage Is DONE

The damage is done after personal images of Oscar winning actress Jennifer Lawrence began being leaked online and now Lawrence's publicist Liz Mahoney, who called the leak "a flagr... [View Post]

Survivor Singer Jimi Jamison DEAD At 63

Survivor Singer Jimi Jamison DEAD At 63

Jimi Jamison, the lead singer Survivor, passed away Sunday night. He was 63. Jamison's booking manager, Sally Irwin, tells TMZ that Jamison died of a heart attack. Jamis... [View Post]

Report: IF JOAN RIVERS Lives She Will Be Left A VEGETABLE

Report: IF JOAN RIVERS Lives She Will Be Left A VEGETABLE

Doctors began lifting Joan Rivers from her medically induced coma Sunday at Mount Sinai Hospital as Melissa Rivers kept her fingers crossed. Melissa, Joan's only child, is nail ... [View Post]

Kirsten Dunst RESPONDS To Leaked Photo Scandal

Kirsten Dunst RESPONDS To Leaked Photo Scandal

Kirsten Dunst kept it short and sweet when responding to the scandal that involved personal photos of her leaked as part of a massive celebrity hacking. "Thank you iCloud" ... [View Post]

Yahoo! News: The Internet FAILED Jennifer Lawrence

Yahoo! News: The Internet FAILED Jennifer Lawrence

Here's a snippet of an article from one of our favorites, Yahoo! News, in which they explain the concept, Jennifer Lawrence didn't fail, we did. Comments? There but for th... [View Post]


Up Next:


Tagged , , , , , , ,