Watch: What’s a catch? NFL officials explain proposal

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Falcons president Rich McKay and Al Riveron, the NFL’s senior vice president of officiating, review the proposed rule re-defining what is a catch. Video by D. Orlando Ledbetter

The NFL competition committee proposed new wording pertaining to the rule for what constitutes a completed pass at the owners meetings this week.

In this video, officials - including Falcons president Rich McKay - explain the new rule. Too late now, but the new rule would have made two highly criticized incomplete passes legal catches.