Rules of American Football Tackle 9v9 Tournament
Adopted during WorldSportGames CSIT Tortosa 2019
The Rules we will use during WSG are NCAA rules for 9v9 version with following différences:
We will play matches of a 50min watch divided in two periods of 25min
For the safety of amateurs players, we don’t play KickOff, KickOff Return, Punt, Punt Return.
After CoinToss, Team A start from own 20yds.
– In case of 4th down,
If Offensive Team A is in defensive 50 yds field, Team A can declines and make a
Punt (simulation), the Team B will start from own 20yds,
or Team A can play 4th down leaving ball in place in case of no closing down.
If Offensive Team A is in offensive 50 yds field, Team A MUST play 4th down.
Field Goals are available everywhere and every time, 3 points
TD 6 points, FieldGoal 3 points, Safety 2 points
we can play ExtraPoint of 1, 2 or 3 points from 5,8,12 yds
Not allowed Extra-Point Kick
For any question about Rules of Games not described here,
Walter Sabbioneda General Commissioner IAAFL
International Amateur American Football League