Author Topic: Ineligible lineman downfield  (Read 422 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline skt101

  • *
  • Posts: 29
  • FAN REACTION: +2/-0
  • Without officials... it is only recess.
Ineligible lineman downfield
« on: October 10, 2023, 03:07:34 PM »
NFHS rules: Can there be a penalty for ineligible lineman downfield if the ball is thrown and completed behind the line of scrimmage? or just thrown but not completed behind the line of scrimmage?


Offline GA Umpire

  • Refstripes Hero
  • *****
  • Posts: 345
  • FAN REACTION: +30/-3
Re: Ineligible lineman downfield
« Reply #1 on: October 10, 2023, 04:41:40 PM »
NFHS rules: Can there be a penalty for ineligible lineman downfield if the ball is thrown and completed behind the line of scrimmage? or just thrown but not completed behind the line of scrimmage?

No.  7-5-12
I cannot find a case play that directly addresses this situation.