Articles posted in May 2014

Kicking 101

Published on May 29, 2014

Kicking is still a major part of the the game of Canadian football. It is, however, made more complicated than it seems by many. Understanding the commonality of the kicking game rules will bring all kicking aspects — punts, field goals and kickoffs — into a singular focus.

Note: This article contains my interpretation of the rulebook. While I strive to be as accurate as possible, I am a lay person reading and interpreting the rulebook; I have no football officiating training. Please contact me with any corrections required here so inaccurate information is not left on the web.

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