SMQB breaks down the depressing numbers. Conservative estimates point towards a loss of three possessions per game. Not good.
Here's my two efforts at FanHouse talking about the proposed rule changes, and the problem with one specific change. It could be worse than 3-2-5-e. If so, it would behoove the powers-that-be to summarily reject this measure.
Ever the watchdog, The Wizard of Odds is all over this thing.
Finally, for the engaged citizens among us:
Michael Clark is the committee head. Here’s his email address: firstname.lastname@example.org. Oh, and here’s his office number: 540-828-5406. Give him a call, write him and email, and tell him how hard this rule sucks, and will suck until it fails and is revoked next year.