Mic'd-Up Matt Stafford Was Very Confused By That Reversed PI Call

Matt Stafford was mic'd up during last Sunday's playoff game against the Cowboys, and his reaction to the reversed pass interference call that helped bone the Lions out of a win aired on last night's episode of Inside the NFL. As you might imagine, Stafford was just as confused and exasperated by the reversal as the… » 1/07/15 9:46am 1/07/15 9:46am

Texas A & M Comeback Thwarted By Missed Offside Call

Kyle Allen's attempt to lead the Aggies to a Thanksgiving Night comeback against LSU ended when he threw an interception on what should have been a free play due to the Tigers committing offside—and SEC officials missing the call. » 11/27/14 11:05pm 11/27/14 11:05pm

This Is One Of The Worst Blown Calls You'll Ever See In A Football Game

Here's a clip from last night's Ohio-Buffalo game, in which one of the referees completely craps the bed on an intentional grounding call. » 11/06/13 12:15pm 11/06/13 12:15pm

The Packers-49ers Game Featured A Replacement Ref-Level Blown Call

Packers-49ers was the most entertaining of Sunday's slate of NFL games, but it featured one moment that elicited flashbacks to those dark days when the replacement referees were screwing up games left and right. » 9/09/13 10:10am 9/09/13 10:10am

The Art Of Screwing Up: How NCAA Refs Live With Their Mistakes

In the second round of the 2012 NCAA tournament, 16th-seeded UNC-Asheville trailed top-seeded Syracuse by three points with 38.2 seconds remaining, Orange inbounding the ball. This was a big moment for the Bulldogs, and it would prove to be a big moment, too, for a man whose name and face you wouldn't even recognize.… » 4/08/13 3:45pm 4/08/13 3:45pm

Manchester United Eliminated From Champions League Due To Ridiculous…

Real Madrid recovered from a one-goal disadvantage to score a road win at Old Trafford and win the UEFA Champions League knockout round tie with Manchester United thanks to an absurd red card. » 3/05/13 5:00pm 3/05/13 5:00pm

UK-Vandy Refs Blow Shot Clock Violation Call, Hand Game To Kentucky,…

Poor officiating continues to be the story of this college basketball season, as SEC refs swallowed the whistle on a clear Kentucky shot clock violation late in the Wildcats' bout against Vanderbilt in Nashville tonight and allowed UK to march home to Lexington with a 60-58 win. » 1/10/13 11:33pm 1/10/13 11:33pm

Colorado Hits Buzzer-Beater To Upset Third-Ranked Arizona, Referees…

Colorado guard Sabatino Chen—who came into tonight's game averaging just 4.1 points per game—hit a buzzer-beater in Tucson to down third-ranked Arizona, only to find referees waving it off after a video review that appeared to back up the original call on the court of a good shot. » 1/03/13 10:22pm 1/03/13 10:22pm

Tim Welke Demonstrated Why "The Human Element" Is A Pathetic Joke

Tim Welke's the embodiment of the "human element" defense of baseball's reliance on live umpiring and reluctance to use replay except in specific situations. Indeed, it was that phrase he used in his letter to Sports Illustrated complaining about the use of his picture in their "Kill The Ump" issue. » 5/02/12 5:20pm 5/02/12 5:20pm

Here's The Ludicrous Blown Call In Today's AC Milan-Juventus Match

In a call that reminded many viewers of England-Germany in the 2010 World Cup, AC Milan's Sulley Muntari was deprived of a goal and Milan of a wider lead over Juventus when this clear goal was declared to be, by officials.. no goal. » 2/25/12 3:34pm 2/25/12 3:34pm

After Further Review, Referees Still Likely Blew A Pivotal Extra Point…

Syracuse vs. Toledo. Late fourth quarter. Syracuse scores a touchdown and converts the extra point. Only, they didn't convert the extra point. But the refs said they did even after a review. » 9/24/11 7:15pm 9/24/11 7:15pm