Report: NFL looking into banning all blocks below the waist

According to Peter King of, the NFL’s competition comittee will consider banning all blocks below the waist starting next season.

The NFL should have banned blocks below the waist a long time ago.  Multiple players have gone down with season ending injuries after low blocks this season.  One great example is when Texans linebacker Brian Cushing suffered a torn ACL after receiving a cut block at the knees against the Jets earlier this season.

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