Clipping is impede an opponent from behind listed below the waist, listed the opponent is not a runner. That is not clipping if an adversary turns his ago as the block is ceded or about to be delivered.

Notes

(1) the is clipping (including in close line play) if an offensive player’s block (legal or illegal) is complied with by the blocker rolling up on the side or earlier of the foot of the defender.

(2) See 12-2-1 for added interpretations or constraints concerning clipping in close-line play.




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