Protecting the integrity of the greatest game.
It's our responsibility to strengthen the sport.
Ensuring a consistent and fair game that is decided on the field, by the players.
Ensuring that players conduct themselves in a way that honors the sport and respects the game.
The NFL/NFLPA's schedule of infractions and fines, and a process for appeal.
The NFL strives to cultivate a qualified and diverse workforce.
Honoring the league’s commitment to serve the communities where the game is played.
The NFL is proud of the HBCU professional football legacy.
Meet the people behind NFL Operations.
Learn about the people, the jobs and the technology that deliver the best game possible to NFL fans across the U.S. and around the world.
Countdown to kickoff: how NFL games happen.
In the NFL, balancing technology with tradition.
How television has changed the game.
Upon further review…
It takes hundreds of computers and four NFL executives to create the NFL’s 256-game masterpiece.
Learn how NFL players have changed over time, how they’re developed and drafted and how the league works with them after their playing days are over.
Creating an NFL player: from “everyman” to “superman.”
Supporting the next generation of players and fans.
Preparing players of all ages for success at football’s highest level.
Introducing the next wave of NFL superstars.
A look at the programs the NFL and its partners provide to help every player before, during and after his football career.
Celebrating, educating, embracing and connecting all former NFL players with each other, their former teams and the league.
Discover the evolution of professional officiating, the weekly evaluation process and how the NFL identifies and develops the next generation of officials.
“One thing hasn’t changed: the pressure. It will always be there.”
The latest information from the NFL's officiating command center.
Every week, officials take the field ready to put months of preparation, training and hard work on display, knowing that the whole world — and the Officiating Department — is watching.
Officiating an NFL game takes years of training and experience.
NFL Football Operations protects the integrity of the game by ensuring that the rules and the officiating are consistent and fair to all competitors.
The custodians of football not only have protected its integrity, but have also revised its playing rules to protect the players, and to make the games fairer and more entertaining.
Explore the official rules of the game.
The NFL Video Rulebook explains NFL rules with video examples.
The NFL's procedures for breaking ties for postseason playoffs.
The NFL's familiar hand signals help fans better understand the game.
Sharpen your NFL football knowledge with this glossary of the game's fundamental terms.
See where the players line up in pro football's most common offensive and defensive formations.
Understand what the graphics on NFL television broadcasts mean and how they can help you get the most out of watching NFL games.
The NFL’s instant replay review process focuses on expediting instant replay reviews and ensuring consistency. Learn how it works.
Go inside the game with the NFL's official game stats. Sort the stats by season or by week.
Chart and compare the NFL Football Operations stats you're looking for with the NFL's data tool.
Get a snapshot of the current NFL game stats, updated weekly during the regular season.
The 2018 NFL Draft will take place at an NFL stadium for the first time when it is held inside and outside AT&T Stadium on April 26-28.
The NFL is transforming the areas inside and outside of AT&T Stadium. The NFL Draft Theater will be built on the stadium's field, creating opportunities for more fans than ever to watch the event in-person.
More than 250,000 fans have registered for the chance to win free seated tickets inside the theater. That represents a 50 percent increase over last year and the highest sign-up total for any Draft event of the same length.
The "Inner Circle" provides an exclusive area for most passionate fans of all 32 teams to watch the 2018 NFL Draft from seats on the field. This Inner Circle features team rivalry zones, chances to celebrate the picks with NFL players and Legends and opportunities to showcase team spirit on national television.
Selection Square Driven by Hyundai inside the NFL Draft Theater will feature tables where representatives from each team will make their Draft selections throughout the three days.
The free NFL Draft Experience presented by Oikos Triple Zero® will span the size of nearly 26 football fields and transform the outdoor plazas of the stadium into a space where fans of all ages and teams can participate in interactive exhibits, immersive games, virtual reality experiences, free player autograph sessions and more.
Fans who register for Fan Mobile Pass will enjoy an enhanced Draft experience. A personal scan code will give them exclusive access to NFL Draft Experience attractions and a chance to receive standby tickets to the NFL Draft Theater.
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