Tuck Rule

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Daily Madden: Agreement With New NFL Safety Rule

NFL owners have passed a player safety rule barring ball carriers from using the crown of their helmets to make contact with a defender in the open field.


New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (C) takes a hit from Charles Woodson (R) of the Oakland Raiders on a pass attempt in the last two minutes of the game in their AFC playoff 19 January 2002 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. The Patriots won 16-13 in overtime.  (MATT CAMPBELL/AFP/Getty Images)

NFL Finally Ends Despised Tuck Rule

NFL owners made a number of rule changes Wednesday, including the elimination of one of the most despised rules by the Raider Nation.



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