Week 9 officiating video: no pass interference on punt formations, legal contact, and penalty enforcements

Senior vice president of officiating Al Riveron released the week nine officiating video (below). In it he covered the following scenarios: Pass interference on a punt. By rule, any time there are receivers at the end of the line on each side of the formation, there can be no pass interference

Week 7 officiating video: legal blocks, instant replay, 10 second run-offs, and illegal celebrations

Al Riveron released the week 7 officiating video today. In it, he addressed the following points: Legal blocks. In the Panthers/Bears game, a Bears offensive player threw a block toward the direction of his end line on a play in the first quarter. The block was deemed legal since the Bears receiver

Officiating video: game-ending replay, an extended catch process, and a batted ball in the end zone

NFL senior vice president of officiating Al Riveron released the weekly officiating video (below), covering the 10 second run-off, the catch process, and illegal batting of the football. In the Falcons versus Lions game, wide receiver Golden Tate caught a touchdown pass from quarterback Matt Stafford with under 10 seconds remaining

Officiating video: Out-of-bounds kickoff spots, Double/After enforcement, and reviewing nullified TDs

In the weekly officiating tape to the media, senior vice president of officiating Al Riveron addressed three plays from the past week (see below). Kickoff out of bounds with another foul. In the Lions-Giants Monday night game, an unsportsmanlike conduct foul was committed on a touchdown, with the assessment going to

NFL Week 1 officiating video: illegal kicks and more

  Senior vice president of officiating Al Riveron released the week 1 officiating video today (video below). Among the numerous items to discuss, Riveron first discussed the defenseless player rule. In this particular play from Monday night, Vikings' running back Dalvin Cook was attempting to catch a pass out of the backfield