Mechanics and Positioning
Pre Snap Responsibilities
Post Snap Responsibilities
Fouls
Penalty Enforcements
100

What is the mechanic for a false start?

100

Counting the Offense's Flag Belt

The R

100

Who is the R responsible for watching?

QB

100

What is the distance penalty for a Holding Penalty?

10 yards

100

The enforcement spot for a foul during a loose ball play must be...

The previous spot

200

What is the starting position of the BJ?

Same side as R, deeper than the deepest defender
200

Counting the Defense's Flag Belts

Back Judge


200

Who is the LJ responsible for watching?

Neutral zone, and the palyers on their side of the field

200

What is the penalty for an offensive pass interference penalty?

10 yards, LOD

200

The enforcement spot for a foul during a running play may be...(hint, 2 spots)

Previous spot, or, succeeding spot

300

What is the mechanic for Illegal Motion?

300

Announcing the down and distance

The R

300

Who is the back judge responsible for watching?

Peeking at the QB and the receivers who are involved in the play.

300

What is the penalty and enforcement spot for illegal contact behind the line of scrimmage by A?

10 yards, enforced from the LOS

300

If A fouls behind where the ball is to be snapped from next, where is the penalty enforced from?

Spot of the foul

400

How deep should the LJ be off of the sideline when starting in their basic position?

1-2 yards

400

Enforcing the Neutral Zone

Line Judge

400

What should the R do BEFORE moving the pucks every play?

Ensure no flags have been thrown.

400

If a player intentionally removes their belt before the play begins, what is the penalty?

Failure to wear required equipment, 5 yards from the previous spot.

400

If team A fouls during a live ball situation, and then team B fouls during a dead ball situation, what is the result?

Both are enforced in the order they occurred. 

500

What is the signal for roughing the passer?

500

Who is the best quarterback in the NFL.

Patrick Mahomes
500

What are the items an official who throws a flag must tell the R?

Who the foul was committed by, what the status of the ball was, where the foul occurred, what the result of the play was, and what is the enforcement.

500
What are the 5 illegal actions associated with pass interference?

Holding, Clamping, Restricting, Pushing, Playing through the back

500

1st to the 40 on the A 25. A1 snaps the ball and drops back for a pass. As A1 is passing the ball, B23 plows through offensive player A5 at the LOS. A1's pass is intercepted by B2, and returned for a touchdown. After the play is over, B2 taunts A3.

A's Ball, no TD, 1st to the 20 on the B35.

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