Daily Madden: The Kickoff Rule & Gore's New DealThe new NFL rule that moved kickoffs back five yards has led to a 31 percent decrease in kickoff returns in pre-season games.
Daily Madden: New NFL Rules No Big DealThe National Football League adopted a handful of rules changes Tuesday at their annual owners' meeting. Among the most notable: kickoffs will now take place from the 35-yard line and all scoring plays will be subject to a booth review.