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Question Number: 8691

Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play

RE: Class1 Adult

John of Richmond, Canada asks...

What action does the referee take, if ball ends up still on the crossbar?

Answer provided by Referee Chuck Fleischer

He waits ever so patiently for someone to get it down...



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Answer provided by Referee Morley 12/13/2004

Assuming it remained stationery and was not going to come down (extremely unlikely) then he would have to award a drop ball on the 6 yard line adjacent to where the ball got stuck...Merry Christmas!



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