Gridiron West uses the International Federation of American Football rules for all it’s games. . The rules used in the National Football League (NFL) do differ from the rules of IFAF which is slightly different to those used in college football is the US (NCAA).
The IFAF rules place more emphasis on player safety and the fact that participants are not professional sports players.
Under 19’s Rules
Players use a modified version of the IFAF Football rules with 9 players allowed on the field for each team.
Flag Football Rules