NFL's new safety rules go too far -- and aren't fair to defenders

Jets kicker Nick Folk (2) watches his game-winning field goal against the New England Patriots...

Jets kicker Nick Folk (2) watches his game-winning field goal against the New England Patriots during overtime at MetLife Stadium, Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013. (Joe Camporeale/USA TODAY Sports)

John Kryk, QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 12:39 AM ET

OK, this needs to be said.

The NFL’s new safety-conscious rules go too far, and they’re way too slanted against defensive players.

It is absolutely ridiculous what defenders can’t do anymore, and what offensive players can still get away with.

 


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