No head slaps, no head butts, no helmet to helmet. I'm guessing most would not be in favor of this proposal to prevent lowering their heads to initiate contact...to counterract a similar ban on defensive players. But let's put it this way: Would you rather have both rules, only one (for defensive players) or neither rule for player safety? We'll talk to Gerry Dulac, who's in Phoenix covering the NFL meetings, at 12:30. Geno skates, Letang does not. Good! I'll tell you why they shouldn't play Letang tonite. Full Pens report with Steigy at 1. And the Pirates shouldn't be ashamed of their strategy concerning Geritt Cole. So why hide it?