The NFL is cracking down on celebrations—again.
Yes, just when we were all sure the game of football was headed over the cliff and into a dark ravine of debauchery, Roger Goodell and his merry gang of fun-sappers have saved the day.
The reports of the celebratory crackdown came from NBC's Pro Football Talk, which reported that referees will be cracking down on athletes who celebrate by spinning the ball, doing sack celebrations or engaging in any actions perceived as "taunting," per media sources at a couple of NFL training camps.
Is it as bad as it initially sounds? Not quite so—players can still celebrate, but they'll have to be more careful (and creative) than ever if they hope to avoid 15-yard unsportsmanlike conduct penalties during the 2013-14 season.
Here are the ways you can still celebrate in the NFL.