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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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Replacements Refs have their worst game yet in Baltimore Sunday Night – Patriots vs. Ravens

Instead of getting better and adjusting to the speed of the NFL game, the replacement officials seem to be getting worse every week. On a Sunday full of bad calls the replacements had arguably their worst game in prime time … Continue reading

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Replacement Refs Give Seattle 4 Timeouts

As I stated in an earlier post from week one, I think the biggest weakness of the replacement officials this year will be their inability to administer the basic rules of the game correctly. A perfect example came in the … Continue reading

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Replacement officials miss 12 men on field call in Broncos – Steelers game, Peyton Manning not amused

As expected, there was some sloppy officiating around the league in week one. The replacement officials got their first test in real games and the results were mixed. One particularly bad missed call happened in the Sunday night game between … Continue reading

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