Originally Posted by enjolras
The new rule is that if the defense lines up with 12 men on the field it's a penalty at that point if no player is obviously attempting to get off the field once the offense is set. This is a dead-ball penalty.
If a player is attempting to get off the field the referee will allow the play to run and the rule will be enforced as before.
In that 12 man play lat Sunday I thought the 12th man WAS running off the field