Originally Posted by b381l
Just heard it's OK for RB to lower their heads inside the tackles, but not outside. I really believe this is being done to help the owners protect themselves from player lawsuits.....with all the concussions issues coming up now.
This will be nearly impossible to enforce. All refs are going to have different interpretations of when to throw the flag. Terrible idea. I don't recall any injuries from RB's lowering their heads in the open field so why change it?