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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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Raiders Richard Seymour ejected for punching another player, Somewhere Charles Woodson is laughing

Raiders DT Richard Seymour was ejected from the game against the Dolphins on Sunday for punching another player.  Predictably, many in the media are calling for a suspension for his actions as well.  Now I’m not going to defend one … 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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Charles Woodson gets away with punching another player

Apparently Roger Goodells crackdown on cheap shots does not apply to star cornerbacks of defending super bowl champions. Packers cornerback Charles Woodson punched Saints tight end David Thomas after being blocked by Thomas on a play in the third quarter … Continue reading

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Refs Miss Defenseless Reciever Call in Superbowl

After a season full of penalties for hits on defenseless receivers, I was pretty surprised that the Packers got away with what looked to me like a textbook penalty. Late in the third quarter the Steelers fail to convert a … Continue reading

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Bad Intentional Grounding Call On Hanie in Bears – Packers NFC Championship Game

There were several questionable calls that went the Packers way in this game, but I thought this one was an obvious bad call, and Fox announcers agreed.  Bears QB Caleb Hanie was under pressure from several Packers as he threw … Continue reading

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Questionable Call on Shields Interception Before Half in NFC Championship game.

Packers defensive back Sam Shields made what at first glance appeared to be an interception late in the first half of the NFC Championship game between the Bears and Packers.  After looking at replays though, you can see that Shields … Continue reading

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Bears forced to Waste Challenge on Bad Call, Even After Official Signaled Pass Incomplete

Chicago Bears head Coach Lovie Smith was furious after he had to use a challenge flag to correct what should have been an obvious call.  It was so obvious in fact, that one of the officials on the field signaled … Continue reading

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