Time to get the 'tuck' out of here

Mailbag: NFL mulls removal of unfair rule, keeps working on player safety

Originally Published: March 17, 2013
By John Clayton | ESPN.com

One rule proposal fixes a controversy from the past. Another rule proposal will be a headache for the running game in the future.

The NFL owners meeting opens Monday in Phoenix with a couple of controversial adjustments. The first involves the "tuck rule." Eleven years after Tom Brady got an incomplete pass instead of a fumble on what was a great play by the Oakland Raiders' Charles Woodson, the competition committee thought it was time for a change.

I say hurray, ...

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