Tag Archives: Game Changing Calls

Buccaneers Robbed in Tampa Bay, Saints Escape with after Bad Call of the Year takes TD off the board in Final Seconds

The Tampa Bay Bucs have to be furious after what happened on the final play vs the Saints on Sunday. After driving the length of the field, Bucs QB Josh Freeman hit WR Mike Williams for what looked like the … Continue reading

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Bad call costs Packers a win, Seahawks have Hail Mary prayer answered by the replacement officals

This was the NFL’s biggest fear with the replacement officials. That they would cost a team a win and determine the outcome of a game with a bad call. Well now it has happened, and in dramatic fashion on Monday … Continue reading

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Bad Call of the Week: Week 10

It was a close call this week between two game changing pass interference penalties. One that should have been called but wasn’t, and one that shouldn’t have been called but was. The non-call on Roddy White allowed the Falcons to … Continue reading

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Bad Pass Interference Call in overtime of Rams – 49ers Game gives San Francisco a win

On 3rd and 2 from the Rams 45 yard line, Troy Smith was chased from the pocket and threw up what looked to be an uncatchable pass. Rams Safety OJ Atogwe was running full speed with 49ers tight end Delanie … Continue reading

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Ravens – Falcons: Did Roddy White Push Off?

Another controversial call on a late, game winning touchdown catch. This time it was Matt Ryan hooking up with Roddy White for the winning TD with 20 seconds left. The problem is that White appeared to push off corner back … Continue reading

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Calvin Johnson Catch, Bears vs Lions

I can’t think of a better (or worse?) call for my first entry in the Game Changing Calls page.  This call was the definition of a Game Changing Bad Call.  The refs blew the call and the Lions went home … Continue reading

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