Mandatory Play Rule for Football Players

Mandatory Play Rule

Each player has to play a minimum of 10 plays if the team has a roster of 25 players.   Each players has to play a minimum of 8 plays if the team has a roster of 26 plus. Replaying of a down due to a penalty does not count toward the required minimum number of plays.  Untimed plays do not count toward the required minimum number of plays.  Failure to comply with the mandatory play rule will result in a forfeit and suspension of the head coach for one week of practice and one game.