Strangest NFL Rules

The Coin Toss 1 of 9

The coin toss should be one of the most basic elements of an NFL game, but there are multiple rules that could cause penalties. One of the strangest is the "on schedule" rule. If the team's captains fail to make it on the field in time for a coin toss, they will forfeit the coin toss and any future tosses in case of an overtime.