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updated 12:42 PM UTC, Oct 20, 2017

Referees Explain New Celebration Rules To Packers

  • Written by Wheeler News
  • Published in Sports

(Green Bay, WI) -- A team of officials led by referee Carl Cheffers is spending three days with Green Bay Packers players and coaches, working some practices and holding meetings on rules changes.

The N-F-L has decided to ease its stance on celebrations. Players will be allowed to resume group celebrations, using the ball as a prop or going to the ground. There is a 40-second time limit. If the celebration lasts longer than that, the team will be called for delay of game.

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