Coaches express outrage over proposed no-huddle rule change

Friday February 14th, 2014
Oregon has revolutionized the up-tempo system, pushing the pace like a fast break in basketball.
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"It's irrational at every level, nothing about it makes sense," said Leach. "I don't know why we're compelled to constantly change rules in America's most successful game. We should think about how to reduce the football rulebook to a pamphlet from the Encyclopedia Britannica."

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