KICKING GAME TIPS

FREE KICKS

Manual , Page 50, (officials form a W)
R should be between sideline and has, U has other pylon
Little movement between u and HL, controlled movement by LJ and BJ
Use predictors for your reaction to the kicks

SCRIMMAGE KICKS

BJ has the main focus
LJ moves with snap, HL with kick

 (exception made 2017 season)


PAT’S AND FIELD GOALS
R should be at top of numbers (nine yd. marks)
R may face front side or back side of holder
Communication between officials under the crossbar must be visual
Only one signals “no good” but booth signal good
Snap form 25 yd. line and out, only the BJ goes under the crossbar

TIPS TO BE A GREAT KICKING GAME OFFICIAL
YOU MUST CONCENTRATE
TALK TO YOURSELF
YOU MUST KNOW THE COLOR OF YOUR KICKING AND RECEIVING TEAMS
YOU MUST KNOW THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN END OF KICK
YOU MUST KNOW POSSESSION
YOU MUST KNOW A MUFFED KICK