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09/02/14 – NFHS Football Rules Interpretations/Clarification/Corrections 2014

September 2, 2014 Football Blog Updates


The NFHS has released its annual early season updates to the rules and interpretations for football. For a complete listing, see the NFHS website at or for a printed copy, go to football interps.pdf.

Please note that the information contains strike-through underline formatting to show what should be deleted (strike through) or added (underlined) to your rules notes and books, but may not represent any change that will be formally adopted in the future.

If you have questions, contact Julian Tackett, KHSAA rules interpreter for football, at


The KHSAA staff routinely publishes blog posts to better communicate with its various constituencies and the public. The blogs for specific sports and sport-activities are on that sport or sport activity main page, and there are general information blogs at