• Helmet penalty flags fly in Jets' win over Falcons

    2 monthes ago - By Saint Louis Today

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - No one was safe from the NFL's new helmet rule during Friday night's game between the Atlanta Falcons and New York Jets. Every facet of the game was affected: defense, offense and special teams. A...
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  • Helmet penalty flags fly in Jets' win over Falcons

    Helmet penalty flags fly in Jets' win over Falcons

    2 monthes ago - By National Post

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - No one was safe from the NFL's new helmet rule during Friday night's game between the Atlanta Falcons and New York Jets. Every facet of the game was affected: defence, offence and special teams. A penalty showed up in each.
    “I'm anxious to go back and look at those,” Atlanta coach Dan Quinn said.
    The rule first struck specials teams in the opening quarter, well before the Jets closed out the Falcons 17-0 at MetLife Stadium.
    After the Jets scored their first touchdown, Atlanta running back Ito Smith returned the kickoff 25 yards before being stopped by Buster Skrine...
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