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no ,,, they are not allowed to have microphones ,, but the quarterback and the middle linebacker on defense have speakers in their helmets to hear the play called from the coach ,, but the time that the speakers are active is short ,, just long enough to call a play ,,

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Earphones are not allowed under NCAA football rules. They have been used in the NFL for years but have never been permitted in college. In fact, the ACC asked to use them in 2014 on a trial basis but the request was denied.

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No, only the Quarterback has a arm band with all the play's. The coach sign's them the play he want's by tappping his chest or foot. And the signil would be marked on the QB's play book

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