SportsDash: Mercy rule hurting football players it’s meant to protect

Matt Grassie
September 24, 2013

The most recent development in the "wussification" of American sports comes from California, where the NCFYFL has instituted a rule that fines youth football teams $200 for beating an opponent by 35 points or more.

The commissioner of the league says the rule is a proactive attempt to keep kids more interested in the game, but SportsDash's Dave Briggs (@davebriggstv) begs to differ.