NCAA rulebook

Articles that have been changed since the previous version are marked in blue (note that QA is still needed)

Rule 1 – The Game, Field, Players and Equipment

1-1 General Provisions | 1-2 The Field | 1-3 The ball | 1-4 Players and equipment

Rule 2 – Definitions

Sections 2-1 to 2-9 | Sections 2-10 to 2-19 | Sections 2-20 to 2-29 | Sections 2-30 to 2-35

Rule 3 – Periods, Time Factors and Substitutions

3-1 Start of Each Period | 3-2 Playing Time and Intermissions | 3-3 Timeouts: Starting and Stopping the Clock | 3-4 Delays/Clock Tactics | 3-5 Substitutions

Rule 4 – Ball in Play, Dead Ball, Out of Bounds

4-1 Ball in Play – Dead Ball | 4-2 Out of Bounds

Rule 5 – Series Of Downs, Line To Gain

5-1 A Series: Started, Broken, Renewed | 5-2 Down and Possession After a Penalty

Rule 6 – Kicks

6-1 Free Kicks | 6-2 Free Kick Out of Bounds | 6-3 Scrimmage Kicks | 6-4 Opportunity to Catch a Kick | 6-5 Fair Catch

Rule 7 – Snapping and Passing the Ball

7-1 The Scrimmage | 7-2 Backward Pass and Fumble | 7-3 Forward Pass

Rule 8 – Scoring

8-1 Value of Scores | 8-2 Touchdown | 8-3 Try Down | 8-4 Field Goal | 8-5 Safety | 8-6 Touchback | 8-7 Responsibility and Impetus

Rule 9 – Conduct of players and others

9-1 Personal Fouls | 9-2 Unsportsmanlike Conduct Fouls | 9-3 Blocking, Use of Hands or Arms | 9-4 Batting and Kicking | 9-5 Fighting | 9-6 Flagrant Personal Fouls

Rule 10 – Penalty enforcement

10-1 Penalties Completed | 10-2 Enforcement Procedures

Rule 11 – The Officials: Jurisdiction and Duties

11-1 Jurisdiction | 11-2 Responsibilities

Rule 12 is pending, stay tuned!

Rule 12 – Instant replay

12-1 Purpose and Philosophy | 12-2 Eligibility for Instant Replay | 12-3 Reviewable Plays | 12-4 Instant Replay Personnel, Equipment and Location | 12-5 Initiating the Replay Process | 12-6 Reviewing an On-field Ruling12-7 Reversing an On-Field Ruling | 12-8 Half-time video review