Inconsistent refereeing kills me

Discussion in 'Tennessee Titans and NFL Talk' started by Titans2004, Oct 26, 2017.

  1. Fry

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    And Suh should have drawn a flag immediately after that on the same play as well. Offsetting fouls and the one on Alonzo still counts.

    Same result.
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  2. HurrayTitans!

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    I don't think the hit on Flacco was dirty or penalty worthy.

    I think the ravens also have a history of being dirty, so the "retaliation" hit doesn't surprise me at all. The OLman got butt hurt that Flacco slid too late and got himself knocked silly for it.
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  3. steverife

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    It is almost as if different refs are entirely different people and sometimes see things differently!
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  4. Chronos

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    Need the Stepford Refs.
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  5. Kaeotik

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    WTF?
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  6. Mitch86

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    Yeah and it's like the rules don't matter refs just make it up as they go!

    Rules shouldn't be subjective. These people are trained on what is a foul and what isn't.

    Also, the same refs call things differently from play to play and game to game.
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  7. HurrayTitans!

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    Yea, Flacco slid late. His a$$ wasn't even on the ground yet when he got hit.

    It wasn't a flag and shouldn't have been.
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  8. Kaeotik

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    Wrong. According to the NFL rules, if you hit a sliding player in the head with your helmet, shoulder, or forearm, even if the officials feel you couldn't avoid contact, it is a penalty.
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  9. HurrayTitans!

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    At what point of the slide? I mean Flacco was about half way down. This is where the subjective part comes into play.
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  10. Kaeotik

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    Once the slide has started, the officials can only give the defender the benefit of the doubt if they don't hit the head.
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