NFL's Catch Rule Still Makes Very Little Sense, With Vance McDonald's TD For Steelers The Latest CaseImagine, if you will, a world where a billion-dollar corporation has the faintest hint of an issue, then tries to fix the issue, but ends up complicating the matter by a significant margin. If you follow the trials and tribulations of the National Football League, then this wouldn't require much imagination.
Julio Jones, Austin Hooper Show NFL's New Catch Rule Is As Confusing As EverThe NFL set out to "fix" the catch rule. They did it. Everyone celebrated. That party may have been a bit premature.
Hurley: None Of Us Will Really Know NFL's Rules When 2018 Season BeginsThe fact is, the NFL has bungled -- BUNGLED! -- two major initiatives this offseason regarding the rules. And as it stands right now, nobody even knows what they are.
NFL Welcomes Controversy: New Catch Rule Reportedly Applied To Eagles' TDs In Super Bowl Win Vs. PatriotsIn trying to "fix" the rules regarding what is and what is not a catch, the NFL may have inadvertently admitted that it improperly applied some rules when the Eagles beat the Patriots in Super Bowl LII.
NFL To Propose Some Confusing Language To New Catch Rule, Claims Process Has Been SimplifiedThere's one problem with officiating chief Alberto Riveron's message about the new rules: The committee appeared to introduce a whole new level of ambiguity.
NFL's April Fool's Change To Catch Rule Literally Leaves Calls In Hands Of Receivers With 'Honor System'The NFL announced a "change" to its controversial catch rules as an April Fool's Day joke, but the new idea might actually be better than real life.