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Lions – Vikings: Missed Facemask call on Webb allows Lions to hang on for Win

Officials missed a very obvious face masking in the final seconds of the week 14 game between the  Detroit Lions and Minnesota Vikings, and this bad call could have playoff implications.  If the officials would have made the right call, … Continue reading

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Packers – Lions: Bad Pass interference call on Lion’s Mcdonald leads to game’s first TD.

There were several questionable calls that went the Packers way in their Thanksgiving day game against the Lions. This pass interference call on the lions Brandon McDonald was the most blatant bad call of the day, and also arguably the … Continue reading

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Suh Flagged for legal tackle on Jay Cutler

Lions DT Ndamukong Suh was penalized for unnecessary roughness for his tackle of Bears QB Jay Cutler on this play. Official Ed Hochuli says that Suh’s forearm hit Cutler in the back of the head, but on the replay this … Continue reading

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Lion’s Suh penalized for Pulling Marion Barber’s Hair

Well it finally happened.  Today in the Lions – Cowboys game a player was tackled by the long hair hanging out of the back of his helmet.  Lions DT Ndamukong Suh pulled Cowboys RB Marion Barber down by his hair. … 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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