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Key 2011 NFL postseason overtime definitions and Approved Rulings

The current NFL postseason overtime rules, changed for the 2010 season, are in their second year of use (and still looking for its’ first application as no game of last year’s postseason needed OT), should any game go into extra … Continue reading

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2011 NFL rules changes (video)

St.Louis Rams wide reciever Lance Kendricks dives to score the first touchdown of the game in the first quarter at the Edwards Jones Dome in St. Louis on August 13,,2011. UPI/Robert Cornforth Since the Summer of Lockout took so long … Continue reading

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NFL Competition Committee playing rule proposal results transcript (March 22)

At the conclusion of the NFL Annual Meeting, held in New Orleans, the co-chairman of the NFL Competition Committee, Atlanta Falcons President¬†Rich McKay, spoke to the media about the rules changes that were passed in a vote of the principal … Continue reading

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Key NFL postseason overtime definitions and Approved Rulings

With the new NFL postseason overtime rules in place for 2010, should any game go into extra time, you will hear the phrases “possession” and “opportunity to possess.” As we explained in an earlier post, the only way a team … Continue reading

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