NFL Rules

Roger Goodell. (Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Baffoe: NFL’s ‘Progressive’ Race Stance Is About The Color Green

With money on the NFL’s mind, there’s a double standard with the proposed N-word rule.

CBS Chicago–02/26/2014

Charles Tillman

NFL Owners Pass New Player Safety Rules

The NFL owners got together in Indianapolis on Tuesday to take care of several orders of business. They moved through the on-field business on-field business, leaving them plenty of time to discuss labor strategy.

CBS Chicago–05/24/2011

Rashied Davis

Davis: Rule Change Logic ‘Insane’

The NFL’s owners, by a vote of 26-6 decided to make several rule changes for next season. Among these changes was moving kickoffs to the 35-yard line, their reasoning was player safety.

670 The Score–03/24/2011

Lovie Smith

Thompson: One Rule Change Bears Fans Can Cheer About

Devin Hester publicly denounced the NFL rule changes that move the kickoff up to the 35-yard line and, as one of the best return specialists the league has ever seen, he should be upset.

670 The Score–03/24/2011

Danieal Manning

Thompson: Kickoff Changes Make NFL Safer, Less Exciting

Significant changes to kickoffs might be coming to an NFL stadium near you.

670 The Score–03/17/2011

Charles Tillman

NFL To Be More Aggressive In Suspending Players For Illegal Hits

Among changes for the next NFL season, whenever that is, are more suspensions for illegal hits, and possible adjustments to instant replays and kickoffs.