NFL passes rule changes

Here are the rule changes passed by the NFL at the annual meeting today in Orlando, From ESPN:

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The replay rule makes sense and is designed to streamline the review process. It also gives the referee more another resource (the NFL Officiating Dept.) to resort to while reviewing a play.

The clipping rule was altered to include the side of the leg, as well as the back. A player safety issue that probably should have been changed a few years ago.

The goalpost dunk is being outlawed because it is a celebration that uses a prop, which is illegal.




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