The NCAA is on a staggering common sense streak, which means we should all be very scared. First, the 10-second …
Georgia's battle in Nashville against Vanderbilt became a bit more difficult today when Bulldogs defensive end and team sack leader Ray Drew "earned" an ejection under the NCAA's new targeting rule—and even worse, it was held up …
The NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel unveiled a handful of new rules Tuesday, including one involving targeting. Moving forward, if an instant replay official believes an on-field official erred in his or her targeting ruling, the instant …
It was a routine play and a harmless ending. Jamal Merrell gave a simple shove in the chest to a receiver as they both made a play in the air on a pass. That led to a lengthy talk for Merrell with coach Kyle Flood -- the two chatting as the …
The targeting rule was implemented in 2013 to protect players from head and neck injuries, including concussions. The NCAA defines targeting as when “a player takes aim at an opponent for purposes of attacking with forcible contact …
The NCAA rules committee wants to make it illegal to hurdle linemen to block a kick and expand what constitutes a horse collar tackle. It decided against tinkering with the targeting rule to eliminate the ejection penalty for some of the fouls. …
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SAN BERNARDINO — UCLA coach Jim Mora, like many other coaches around college football, isn’t a fan of the NCAA’s new, controversial targeting rule, which allow officials to eject a player immediately if said player targets and makes …
In recent years, the NCAA has ... not only review targeting but penalize for it after the fact. Carollo also said that Big Ten officials spend at least 50 percent of their time training and trying to better understand the targeting rule.
The NCAA rules committee said Friday it wants to make it illegal for defenders to hurdle linemen to block a kick and to expand what constitutes a horse-collar tackle. It decided against tinkering with the targeting rule to eliminate the …
Ever since college football placed a greater emphasis on the targeting rule in 2013 by making ejection the penalty ... #HolyWar #BYUvsUTAH pic.twitter.com/FW0TZG5873 According to the NCAA football rulebook, "No player shall target …