instant replay

Zach Strief
April 02, 2019 - 10:08 am
For the first time, in a long time, something came out of the NFL Owners Meetings that actually pleasantly surprised us. Just a few months after professional officials missed one of the most blatant pass interference calls any fan will ever see, the NFL made a reactionary response to avoid the...
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Newell Normand
March 28, 2019 - 7:32 am
Congratulations to the Saints organization, Mrs. Gayle Benson, Coach Sean Payton and most importantly the “Who Dat Nation” for their untiring effort to right the “no call” wrong knowing all along it would not give them the prized victory everyone desired. What this win does…this new replay rule...
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Kristian Garic
March 27, 2019 - 6:37 am
NFL owners voted to allow pass interference calls and non-calls to be challenged. It won’t change the outcome of the 2018 NFC Title game and the anguish the Saints and the Who Dat Nation still feel from the loss to the Rams, but NFL owners totally shifted from conventional operating procedures and...
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Chris Miller
February 06, 2019 - 3:46 pm
Six-time Super Bowl champion coach Bill Belichick says the NFL should allow coaches to challenge non-calls. In an interview with Bill Cowher and Phil Simms of CBS Sports, the New England Patriots head coach said he'd like to see more opportunities for coaches to challenge referee's decisions. "The...
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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
January 29, 2019 - 10:26 am
Could the NFL find the solution to the Nola No Call by looking to our neighbors to the north? The Canadian Football League, after some of its own controversies, started allowing limited replay for defensive pass interference calls. Coaches can challenge a pass interference called on one of their...
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Dec 24, 2017; Cincinnati, OH, USA; Detroit Lions cornerback Darius Slay (23) reacts to officials as he is called out of bounds on an interception against the Cincinnati Bengals in the first half at Paul Brown Stadium
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Seth Dunlap
December 26, 2017 - 7:55 pm
NFL instant replay is broken. The man who helped break it is still in charge, and that should scare the daylights out of every football fan. Controversial officiating in big football games is as American as apple pie. Yet usually those gripes come down to split-second judgement calls by humans on...
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