We want all players to watch there language while at the playing field. These are parks were families bring there children and we won't tolerate profanity.
The playing field is 60yards long by 25yards wide. End zones are 5yards long and 25yards wide.
TEAMS ARE TO PROVIDE THEIR OWN FLAGS
Since there are no kickoffs each series starts at the 5yrd line. You get 5 downs to go 60yards
(score a TD) with no 1st downs, unless you get a 1st down through an opponent penalty.
Penalties are assessed through downs. Only pass interference is assessed through yards, which is the spot of the penalty. If you are at 1st down and there is a
against the defense the offense would then have double 1st down.
Each team must field at least 5 players with no more than 12. Every player must bring a copy of their ID with proof of age. Players must be 18 or older to play.
If you forfeit a game your week 7 & 8 game fees ($60) will be used to cover the forfeit. You must then put that $60 back in by your next game. 2 forfeits and your season
No more than one player at a time is allowed to go in motion before the ball is snapped.
On offense you have a quarterback and 4 receivers. 1 player has to snap the ball (the center). You
can use any formation you want example: 1QB, 1center, 3 wrs:, or 1QB, 1center, 1 tight end, 2 wrs:
1QB, 1center, 1 tight end, 1 running back, 1 wr: You can use any variety you want but you have to
have a quarterback and a center. On defense you can use any combination you like example: 2
de's, 1 lb, 2 cbs: or 2 de's, 3 cbs: or 3 de's and 2 cbs.
Blocking down field is allowed with arms extended. Defensive backs can bump receivers only at the line of scrimmage.
There is no indication before the ball is snapped to begin play. Play begins on the center's snap. Only quarterback can field snaps that hit the ground or go over his
head. If quarterback touches it and it hits the ground the ball is dead. QB can not be under center
As soon as the ball is snapped everyone is eligible to run down field. If the punt is blocked and goes out of bounce in the endzone it is a safety.
There is no blocking down field on punts. If the punt hits the ground it is dead at that spot
No contact with punt returner till ball is caught (Double First down for running into returner)
When the ball is snapped the only backward pass allowed will be behind the QB. It is illegal to throw the ball forward behind the line of scrimmage and then throw it
Once the ball hits the ground it is dead. If the ball is fumbled into the endzone its spotted where the runner lost the ball. On bad snaps either infront or over qb's head
the ball is live. Only qb can field the ball cleanly, ball hits qb and drops at anytime the ball is dead where he touches it. If defender touches the ball on a bad snap it is
dead where he touches it.
Diving to advance the ball is not allowed. You are allowed to dive for flags. Jumping to advance the ball is legal.
No stripping of the ball is allowed
Offensive player must avoid defender trying to pull his flag.
Stiff Arming is NOT allowed
Touchdowns are 6pts, after you score a TD you have the option to go for 1pt (5yd line) or 2pts
If a teams is winning by 18pts at the 2min warning the game is over. If a team is up by 14 at the 2min warning in the second half the clock will remain continuous.
LENGTH OF THE GAME
The length of the games will be 2 half's of 20 minutes.
Overtime will be played as follow. College rules first, both teams will have a chance at the ball. If team X scores then team O has a chance to score. If they don't game
is over if they do we go to 2nd overtime where both teams get the ball from the 2pt line. If team with first possession scores they must go for 1pt, then the 2nd team
must score on their possession from the 2pt line or the game is over. If 2nd team scores then they must go for 2pts
*1st o.t both teams get a possession. If there is a int in 1st o.t the ball is placed back at the 5yrd line.
The play clock begins when the referee blows the whistle. After that the offense has 10 seconds to
There are 2 timeouts per half. 1 timeout in overtime
NO chain necklaces. Mouth pieces are optional. Shorts with pockets and of any color are allowed.
Teams are to have same jerseys or shirts. If not pinnies will be handed out at no charge to teams. EVERY TEAM MUST HAVE LEGIBLE NUMBERS.
Due to the league renting the field we have a responsibility to keep it in good shape therefore in
order to due that when bad weather is expected and it does rain games will be canceled and double
headers will be scheduled. If there is bad weather captains are to call in and they will either be told
directly by an official or by a message on the answering machine.
If you are ejected from a game it's a $25 fine 1st offense. If you are ejected for a 2nd game your season is over. 2 unsportsmanlike penalties will result in ejection from
game as well.
Captains will be held responsible for cleaning up trash after games.
OFFSIDES (Defense) - TAKE PLAY OR 1 DOWN PENALTY AT THE LOS
Defender can cross the line of scrimmage and get back only if he doesn't touch an offensive player. Defender has the option of asking the ref if he is onsides. Ref will
not declare unless you ask.
FALSE START - 1 DOWN PENALTY
FLAG GUARDING - 1 DOWN PENALTY
CLUTCHING THE RUNNER - 2 DOWN PENALTY
DELAY OF GAME - LOSS OF DOWN
STRIPPING THE RUNNER - 1 DOWN PENALTY
ILLEGAL FORWARD PASS - 1 DOWN PENALTY
AGAINST OFFENSE - 2 DOWN PENALTY
AGAINST DEFENSE - SPOT OF PENALTY/REPEAT DOWN OR AUTOMATIC FIRST AT LINE OF SCRIMMAGE
FACE GUARDING - IS ALLOWED UNLESS YOU TOUCH THE OFFENSIVE PLAYER
HOLDING ON DEFENSE - 1 DOWN PENALTY
OFFENSIVE HOLDING - 1 DOWN PENALTY
ROUGHING THE PASSER - AUTOMATIC 1ST DOWN - IF IT'S 1ST DOWN IT TURNS INTO DOUBLE 1ST DOWN
RUNNING INTO THE PUNTER - AUTOMATIC 1ST DOWN
UNSPORTSMANLIKE/UN NECESSARY ROUGHNESS - 3 DOWN PENALTY
BLOCKING DOWN FIELD (before the ball has passed the los) - 2 DOWN PENALTY
BLOCK IN THE BACK - 2 DOWN PENALTY
FIGHTING/SPITTING - SUSPENSION/MEMBERSHIP REVOKED - TO BE DETERMINED
THROWING A PUNCH/KICK - DONE FOR SEASON/MEMBERSHIP REVOKED - TO BE DETERMINED
THREATING OR STRIKING AN OFFICIAL - MEMBERSHIP REVOKED and charges pressed