top of page
Top of Page

2023 Rule Changes

Summary of 2023 Rule Changes
Other

RULE CHANGES

1-5-3a(5)a 4, 5 (NEW)

Uniform Adornments - Towels

2-29-1

Player Out of Bounds

Rule 2-32-16d (NEW), 9-4-3g

Defenseless Receivers

Rule 2-32-16d (NEW), 9-4-3g

Defenseless Receivers

Rule 2-32-16d (NEW), 9-4-3g

Defenseless Receivers

Table 7-5 2c (DELETED), 7-5 Penalty

Intentional Pass Interference

Rule 7-5-2d Exception 2a, c (NEW), Table 7-5-2d Exception 2a, c (NEW),

Table 7-5(1)d Exception 2a, c (NEW)

Intentional Grounding Exception

Rule 10-4, Table 10-4 (NEW), 10-6 (DELETED)

Basic Spot

Rule 10-4-2d:  Basic Spot for Running Play

Penalty Enforcement

Rule 10-4-2d:  Basic Spot for Running Play

Penalty Enforcement

Rule 10-4-2d:  Basic Spot for Running Play

Penalty Enforcement

Rule 10-4-2e:  Basic Spot for Running Play

Penalty Enforcement

Rule 10-4-2f:  Basic Spot for Running Play

Penalty Enforcement

Rule 10-4-4d:  Basic Spot for Running Play

Penalty Enforcement

Rule 10-4-5e:  Basic Spot for Running Play

Penalty Enforcement

Rule 10-4-5f:  Basic Spot for Running Play

Penalty Enforcement

Rule 10-4-5f:  Basic Spot for Running Play

Penalty Enforcement

Rule 7g (NEW):  Six-Player

Handing the Ball Forward

EDITORIAL CHANGES

Editorial_A.jpg

Table of Editorial Changes - Page 1

Editorial_B.jpg

Table of Editorial Changes - Page 2

RULES REMINDERS

1-2-3g NOTES 3. (NEW), Table 1-7 (3.) (NEW)

Team Boxes

1-3-3

Game Balls

1-4-3, Figure 1-4-2, 1-5-1C(1), 7-2-5b Exceptions, 7-5-6a

Jersey Numbers

2-3-8

Chop Block

3-4-7

Game Clock Operation

3-6-1a(1)e Exception 2. (NEW)

Play Clock

1-5-1c(3)

Football Jersey Numbers

1-5-1c; 1-5-1c(6)

Football Jersey Numbers

1-5-1c; 1-5-1c(6)

Football Jersey Numbers

1-5-1c; 1-5-1c(6)

Football Jersey Numbers

1-5-1c; 1-5-1c(6)

Football Jersey Numbers

POINTS OF EMPHASIS

Helping the Runner

Communication Between Coaches and Game Officials

Game Management

Helping the Runner

Communication Between Coaches and Game Officials

Game Management

Rules Reminders
Editorial Changes
Rule 1-5-3a
Rule 2-32-16d
Points of Emphasis
Table 7-5-2c
Rule 10-4
Rule 7-5-2d
Rule 10-4-2d
Rule 10-4-2e
Rule 10-4-4d
Rule 10-4-5e
Rule 10-4-5f
Rule 7g
Rule 10-4-2f
Rules 2-29-1
bottom of page