NFC Championship Game

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Chris Miller
June 20, 2019 - 1:04 pm
The NFL today announced its competition committee unanimously recommended that the new pass interference review rules be in effect for the 2019 season only. It appears the league wants to give the rule change a trial run before making any longer-lasting changes. The @NFL Competition Committee today...
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Chris Miller
May 30, 2019 - 1:26 pm
Another lawsuit over the infamous NFC Championship Game no-call was in a New Orleans courtroom today. North shore lawyer and Saints fan Tony LeMon says he is suing on behalf of a handful of season ticket owners, alleging fraud on the part of the NFL. "It's almost as if we've been treated like the...
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Chris Miller
April 26, 2019 - 7:45 pm
Pro golfer Jason Dufner made good on his promise to let the golf world know that he doesn't think the right team represented the NFC in Super Bowl LIII. Sporting a ball cap provided by his friend, local car dealership owner Matt Bowers, Dufner trod the links today with the message "#Saints Got...
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Chris Miller
April 19, 2019 - 6:05 pm
A PGA tour professional golfer will be making a statement at the Zurich Classic next week. Pro golfer Jason Dufner will show his support for the New Orleans Saints when the Zurich Classic tees off next week, with a hat reminding everyone how NFL referees blew the NFC Championship game. The hat is...
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April 10, 2019 - 3:57 pm
The sting of the NOLA no-call has subsided a bit for the Saints and All-Pro defensive end Cameron Jordan, now the focus is rebounding this season. “I would love to tell you we’re going to be 19-0 and win the Super Bowl. I could care less how that pans out,” said an enthusiastic Jordan. The more...
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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
March 26, 2019 - 7:30 pm
In a somewhat surprising move, NFL owners Tuesday voted to make all pass interference calls, offensive and defensive, and non-calls of possible pass interference, reviewable. PHOTO GALLERY : NFL Coaches Breakfast at Owners Meetings Coaches will be able to throw challenge flags when they think refs...
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Chris Miller
March 26, 2019 - 3:49 pm
New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton told reporters at the NFL owners meeting in Phoenix that they will vote on whether or not replay can be used to review missed penalties. The Saints were victimized by a missed call and inability to review it in the NFC Championship Game, and it likely cost...
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