Gameplay & Rules

Games will be two 20 minute halves. 5-10 Minute Halftime

  • Game is 9-on-9 all flag football.
  • 20 minute running halves. Clock stoppage under 2 minutes.
  • Each team is allowed two 45 second timeouts.
  • Scoring:
    • Touchdown: 6 pts.
    • Conversions: 1, 2 or 3 pts.
    • Safeties: 2 pts.
    • Returning an Intercepted Conversion: 2-3 pts.
  • Quarterback’s throwing motion is protected. Throwing arm cannot be hit by defender.
  • Rushers must be 1 yard off ball.
  • Offense can block rusher(s) / defenders only with open hands.
  • Three down lineman are required for all formations.
  • Lineman are not eligible to receive ball.
  • Receiver cannot advance ball if he falls down and is not touched or flagged.
  • Receivers must have 1 foot in-bounds for legal catch.
  • Shovel passes are allowed.
  • Live punt returns.
  • No kickoffs.
  • Interceptions can be advanced for yardage or points.
  • Fumbles beyond the line of scrimmage are dead at the point of fumble; no change of possession.
  • Initial bump-n-run on line of scrimmage only.
  • Absolutely no setting picks down field.
  • Defense is not allowed to strip ball after receiver catches ball.
  • Zero tolerance for any unsportsmanlike conduct, including trash talk, verbal abuse and rough play.

Offending players will be ejected from play, and no registration fees will be refunded.