As is the case with any elite sports league, the pressure is always on to create an environment which brings the best out of the players, while simultaneously pleasing the fans who watch week in and week out. In that context, the NFL has seemingly tried to address the situation with a number of changes, however, it’s important to understand that these ideas are the product of dialogue with teams.
What are the proposed NFL rule changes?
If you didn’t know, there are a number of league meetings between the NFL and the teams that play in it, in the coming weeks. During those sessions, a number of topics will be discussed, but perhaps one of the most contentious will be the notion of changes to specific rules within the league. To be clear, any amendment of a rule in the league, requires that 75% of the team owners (24) must vote in favor of it. With no further ado, here’s a look at what augmentations have been proposed, along with which teams offered them up: