• NFL owners may end tuck rule, amend replays

    Summary of 15 articles · Updated Mar 21, 2013
    • NFL owners overwhelmingly rescind ‘tuck rule’

      On Wednesday, NFL owners voted overwhelmingly to strike the tuck rule from the books. From now on, if a passer loses possession of the ball while trying to bring it back into his body, it is a fumble, not an incomplete pass.
      Source: boston.com
    • Charles Woodson happy tuck rule’s gone, feels “shunned” in free agency

      Charles Woodson played a pivotal role in the play that made the Tuck Role famous and he was happy to see the rule die on Wednesday. “Hallelujah,” Woodson said during an interview with the NFL Network. “It shouldn’t have taken this long. It’s bee
    • Tuck rule is no longer

      The rule that defined the Patriots' 2001 postseason has now been eliminated.
    • NFL owners eliminate ‘Tuck Rule’, approve all proposed rules changes

      NFL owners approved all six of the rule changes proposed by the Competition Committee, votes that eliminated the "Tuck Rule" and the implementation of a rule making it illegal for ball-carriers and tacklers to lead with the crown of their helm…
      Source: yahoo.com
    • Both tuck rule abstentions trace to tuck rule game

      It was fitting that the Patriots and Redskins abstained on the vote to eliminate the tuck rule. After all, the Patriots were the team that benefitted from the correct application of a bad rule in the 2001 playoffs, with the reversal of a sack-fumble by …
    • NFL owners end tuck rule, approve helmet penalty

      In votes Wednesday, the NFL's owners eliminated the tuck rule and agreed to a rule change that would ban offensive players from using the crown of their helmets against defenders in the open field.
      Source: ESPN.com
    • NFL mailbag - Proposed changes affect tuck rule, safety

      The NFL is mulling the end of the unfair "tuck rule," and running backs are pushing back at another proposed change, writes John Clayton.
      Source: ESPN.com

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