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NFL Flag Policies and Rule FAQ’s:


  1. The ball must always be a direct hand-off behind the line of scrimmage except for on the snap. The ball must always be thrown above the line of scrimmage.

  2. Interceptions are taken where/when the player is downed.

  3. Defensive coaches must be off the field when the ball is snapped.

  4. The commissioner is always a guide for refs and coaches. If a call needs to be questioned, please flag down the commissioner for a review.

  5. 24-hour rule - if there is a problem with parents, coaches, refs, etc please wait 24 hours to discuss the issue.

  6. If blitzed in the no-run zone the QB can still run the ball.


  8. The defense must be 1 yard off the ball.

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