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Top 10 Rule Changes That Helped Shape Modern Sports

Mickey McGuireCorrespondent IJanuary 12, 2017

Top 10 Rule Changes That Helped Shape Modern Sports

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#10 NBA Adjusts Defensive Rules

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#9 American League (MLB) Adds the Designated Hitter

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#8 NFL Takes a Look at Instant Replay

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#7 NHL Introduces the Shootout

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#6 The Inception of the 3-Point Field Goal in Basketball

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#5 Major League Baseball's Wildcard Playoff Format

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#4 The NCAA's Expansion of Basketball Tournament From 32 to 64

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#3 Formation of the BCS in College Football

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#2 The Forward Pass Becomes Legal in American Football

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#1 Major League Baseball Bans Steroids and Amphetimines

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