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Logan Cooke really got called for the NFL’s new helmet rule

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The Jacksonville Jaguars earned — and I say earned — a penalty on a kickoff after scoring a touchdown after a third quarter touchdown. Sounds normal, right? Wrong!

It was on punter Logan Cooke, who was handling kickoffs as a way to test out his leg in a meaningless preseason finale against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Cooke had to make the tackle and he did in a way that looked legal. He actually lowered his shoulder (according to the referee) and got called for a 15-yard penalty.

“It’s kind of, instinct kicks in,” Cooke said after the game. “I played both ways in high school, so any time I get a chance to lay a lick, it makes it fun.”

And the celebration after you wrecked the return man?

“Every kicker or punter that makes a tackle, he blacks out. He doesn’t know what he’s doing. Don’t let them lie to you.”

Love you, Logan.