Football Rules

2014 NCAA Changes & Modifications

Rules Changes Rules 9-1-3 and 9-1-4, Targeting Fouls (FR-87) – Removal of the yardage penalty upon overturn of the player disqualification (not applicable to MIAA) Rules 9-1-3 and 9-1-4, Targeting Fouls (FR-87) – Games without Instant Replay: halftime video review (not applicable to MIAA) Rule 9-1-9, Roughing the Passer (FR-90) – Low hits on passers … Read More

College Play Situations: 2014 Editorial Changes

Non-Contrasting Colors of Jersey and Numerals (Rule 1-4-8) In Position To Receive A Backward Pass: Defenseless Player (Rule 2-27-14) Inbounds and Out-of-Bounds Player (Rule 2-27-15) More than eleven players on defense: Live-ball foul (Rule 3-5-3) Personal Foul by Team B on Pass Play—Penalty Enforcement (Rule 7-3-12) The College Football Officiatng 2014 Play Editorial Changes is … Read More

Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA)

MIAA Handbook, July 1, 2013 – June 30, 2015 The Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association is a private, non-profit association organized by its member schools to govern, coordinate and promote education based programs for high school students. Attached is the MIAA Handbook, July 1, 2013 – June 30, 2015.  Officials working in Massachusetts should become familiar … Read More