NFL will consider changes to kickoffs, instant replay at next week's league meetings in New Orleans
By Mike Triplett / Times-Picayune
The NFL's annual league meeting will take place in New Orleans next week, with Commissioner Roger Goodell, league executives and owners, coaches and executives from all 32 teams descending upon the Roosevelt Hotel from Sunday through Tuesday
Obviously the lockout and labor battle between owners and players will be the most prevalent topic. But there will be other orders of business, as well, including some proposed rule changes and points of emphasis from the NFL's competition committee.