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NFL passes helmet rule, ends tuck rule

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PHOENIX (AP) -- NFL owners passed a player safety rule Wednesday barring ball carriers from using the crown of their helmets to make contact with a defender in the open field.

By BARRY WILNER

AP Pro Football Writer

PHOENIX (AP) -- NFL owners passed a player safety rule Wednesday barring ball carriers from using the crown of their helmets to make contact with a defender in the open field.

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