The National Football League is known as the No Fun League by some for cracking down on post-play celebrations, and now it is taking everything another step further, according to Joe Person.
From now on, spinning the ball - something Steve Smith of the Carolina Panthers made famous - will be considered taunting should it be done near an opponent.
Here is an example of a play the NFL won't be tolerating in the future:
The NFL might have a tough time enforcing this rule in a tight game without enduring a major storm of criticism. Of course, that has never stopped the league before from making unpopular changes within the game.