NFL Calendar | NFL Rule Changes 2012: What You Need to Know for the Upcoming Season
By Sam Monson, Bleacher Report
With football now approaching like Ray Lewis into a running lane, it’s time we took a little look back at the rule changes that were made by the NFL and how they are going to affect the game in 2012.
The good news is that there were no earth-shattering changes passed this offseason, and nothing that you couldn’t see coming from the way the rules have been slowly changing over the past few seasons.
The things that the NFL has made a priority in recent years—player safety, inherent fairness as in overtime rules and instant replay—have just been tweaked a little further and improved yet one more iteration.