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Old 01-13-2018, 09:37 PM   #3426
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Re: Post a rule change that you think would improve a sport

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Every time they throw a pass to no one they are gaining the yardage between wherever they are and theline of scrimmage. Sure they lose the down but 2nd and 10 is much better than 2nd and 18
why is this inherently wrong. tackle them sooner
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Old 01-13-2018, 09:58 PM   #3427
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Instead of field goal kickers, they use golfers instead. Has to put it inside of a 10 foot circle in the end zone.
I like this
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Old 01-13-2018, 09:58 PM   #3428
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Re: Post a rule change that you think would improve a sport

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why is this inherently wrong. tackle them sooner
Why should they be able to throw the ball away when nobody is near by. Just throw it near a receiver.
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Old 01-13-2018, 10:29 PM   #3429
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Re: Post a rule change that you think would improve a sport

thanks dudd.

re grounding, they should enforce it strictly. the ball needs to cross the LOS, inbounds.
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Old 01-13-2018, 10:35 PM   #3430
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Like there is some platonically correct number of sacks per game and the current rules are keeping the actual number artificially low?
It's nice to have athletic feats to cheer for in a game instead of the QB being allowed to whistle the play dead anytime the other team looks like they might be able to achieve something.
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Old 01-13-2018, 11:59 PM   #3431
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Re: Post a rule change that you think would improve a sport

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Every time they throw a pass to no one they are gaining the yardage between wherever they are and theline of scrimmage. Sure they lose the down but 2nd and 10 is much better than 2nd and 18
Do you think if a pass is incomplete they should lose yardage?
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Old 01-14-2018, 12:00 AM   #3432
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Re: Post a rule change that you think would improve a sport

you guys act like it's literally impossible to sack a QB
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Old 01-14-2018, 12:28 AM   #3433
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if they throw it in less than 2.5 seconds, it pretty much is
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Old 01-14-2018, 12:39 AM   #3434
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Re: Post a rule change that you think would improve a sport

Football refs should have a limited number of flags between them. Really think I'm onto something with this one.


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Old 01-14-2018, 12:23 PM   #3435
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Then wouldn't the players/coaches know when they are at the limit and be able to do whatever they want? I agree though that the number of flags is really aggravating
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Old 01-14-2018, 01:22 PM   #3436
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Then wouldn't the players/coaches know when they are at the limit and be able to do whatever they want? I agree though that the number of flags is really aggravating
Yep.

Strategy.

Edit: If refs are going to be the third team on the field, at least make them think about it. Imagine the game day threads.

"LOL! Nice last flag dumbass. Way to waste it on block in the back."
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