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That's A Dumb Rule

Discover some of the strangest, obscure or downright silly rules in sports that have you asking “is that a dumb rule?” Listen in on the conversations between two sports enthusiasts wanting to answer this question. Some rules you already know, others are the industry’s best-kept secrets. Find out what they are, the history behind them, and judge for yourself if it’s a dumb rule or not! 


Episode 51: Football - The Ground Causes an Incompletion Rule
Show Details11min 21s
Special Edition 10: The Numbers Game - 51-75
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Episode 50: Soccer - The Score On Your Own Goal Rule
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Episode 49: Golf - The Crowd Silence Rule
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Special Edition 09: The Numbers Game - 26-50
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Episode 48: Football - Defensive Offsides
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Episode 47: Football - The Helmet Rule
Show Details7min 54s
Special Edition 08: The Numbers Game - 00-25
Show Details1hr 25min
Episode 46: Football - Notable Rule Changes
Show Details16min 58s
Episode 45: Football - The Tuck Rule
Show Details6min 30s
Special Edition 07: 2022 Fantasy QB Mock Draft
Show Details37min 33s
Episode 44: Football - One Knee Equals Two Feet
Show Details8min 28s
Episode 43: Hockey - The Loser Point Rule
Show Details7min 5s
Special Edition 06: Football - 2022 Rules
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Episode 42: Basketball - The No Shatter Rule
Show Details10min 12s
Episode 41: Golf - The Unsigned Scorecard Rule
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Special Edition 05: Football - History of the Gridiron
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Episode 40: Tennis - The Second Serve Rule
Show Details9min 11s
Episode 39: Baseball - The Oversized Bases
Show Details6min 30s
Special Edition 04: Football - The Bye Weeks
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Episode 38: Hockey - The Disagree with Referee Rule
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Episode 37: Soccer - The Flat Ball Rule
Show Details8min 5s
Special Edition 03: Baseball - 2022 Rules
Show Details7min 45s
Episode 36: Baseball - The Pitch Clock Rule
Show Details7min 40s
Episode 35: Basketball - The Defensive 3-second Rule
Show Details12min 19s
Episode 34: Football - The Defer Coin Flip Rule
Show Details8min 47s
Episode 33: Football - The Salary Cap Rule
Show Details15min 28s
Episode 32: Baseball - The Ground Rule Double Rule
Show Details7min 45s
Episode 31: Football - The Coaches Challenge Rule
Show Details11min 39s
Episode 30: Tennis - The Hindrance Rule
Show Details5min 41s
Episode 29: Baseball - Ballpark Dimensions
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Special Announcement: New Web Site!
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Episode 28: Football - The Drop Kick Rule
Show Details6min 48s
Episode 27: Baseball - The Balk Rule
Show Details9min 19s
Episode 26: Football - The Headphone Helmet Rule
Show Details7min 12s
Episode 25: Baseball - The Shift Rule
Show Details9min 28s
Episode 24: Baseball - The Home Field Advantage Rule
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Episode 23: Football - The Overtime Scoring Rule
Show Details8min 3s
Special Edition 02: Baseball - History of Notable Rule Changes
Show Details24min 31s
Episode 22: Baseball - The Ambidextrous Pitcher Rule
Show Details6min 27s
Episode 21: Baseball - The Designated Hitter Rule
Show Details6min 32s
Episode 20: Football - Kick After Safety Rule
Show Details5min 37s
Episode 19: Basketball - No Long Free Throws Rule
Show Details10min
Episode 18: Baseball - Tie Goes to the Runner Rule
Show Details6min 50s
Episode 17: Football - Choice of Penalties Rule
Show Details7min 22s
Episode 16: Football - Snap Through the Quarterback's Legs Rule
Show Details7min 1s
Episode 15: Baseball - The Making Outs in Foul Territory Rule
Show Details8min 25s
Special Edition 01: Basketball-1984-Redraft
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Episode 14: Baseball - The No Fraternization Rule
Show Details5min 2s
Episode 13: Baseball - The Ball Stuck in Mask Rule
Show Details6min 48s
Episode 12: Baseball - The Automatic Strike Rule
Show Details5min 59s
Episode 11: Football - The Eligible Receiver Rule
Show Details7min 19s
Episode 10: Baseball - The Hat Catch Rule
Show Details5min 45s
Episode 9: Baseball - The Infield Fly Rule
Show Details5min 38s
Episode 8: Baseball - The Nine-Inning Rule
Show Details8min 3s
Episode 7: Baseball - The Intentional Walk Rule
Show Details7min 40s
Episode 6: Football - The One Point Safety Rule
Show Details5min 22s
Episode 5: Baseball - The Dropped 3rd Strike Rule
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Episode 4: Baseball - The Ghost Runner Rule
Show Details7min 56s
Episode 3: Baseball - The Catcher's Balk Rule
Show Details7min 28s
Episode 2: Football - The Fair Catch Kick Rule
Show Details8min 2s
Episode 1: Baseball - The Fair Foul Ball Rule
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