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SECTION 3 — INTERFERENCE AFTER GAINING POSSESSION WITHOUT SCRIMMAGE
Interference from Dead Line to Dead Line shall be permitted for the team gaining
possession of the ball without scrimmaging it, provided that that such interference
shall be restricted to contact above the waist of the opponent.