Seahawks beat the Packers after one replacement referee awarded Golden Tate a “touchdown” while another one signaled a touchback.
Green Bay, WI (PRWEB) September 25, 2012
Monday night's football game ended with a controversy. As a report from cbssports.com stated, Seattle Seahawks won over Green Bay Packers after a disputed call on the last play. And as entertainment and sports news website GreenBeanBuddy.com commented, it, together with the previous controversial calls of replacement referees, threw some dirt on the integrity of the game.
The report said that the Seahawks beat the Packers after one replacement referee awarded Golden Tate a “touchdown” while another one signaled a touchback. It also related that M.D. Jennings stated that, in fact, he got the ball pinned to himself the entire time. Nevertheless, Tate also declared he had possession of it.
In the eyes of the Packers though, the called “touchdown” was supposed to be an “interception” from M.D. Jennings. And to express their ill feelings towards the call, a different report from nydailynews.com shared that many of them took on twitter. Some of those who expressed their upset and disappointment on the said social media site over it are Packers guard T.J. Lang, linebacker Desmond Bishop and WR Greg Jennings.
14-12 was the official final score of the Seahawks vs Packers game.
Here's an excerpt from the post Controversial Call Awards Seahawks Win Over Packers by GreenBeanBuddy.com.
“The NFL replacement refs fiasco has not ended over the weekend. Contrary to that, it enraged even more people Monday night after a controversial end-game call awarded the victory to Seatlle Seahawks over the Green Bay Packers.
With a final score of 14-12, it was a tight game between the Seahawks and the Packers. But the disputed call during the last play, it elicited disappointment among any other feelings. Sure thing, it threw the Seahawks and their fans into a celebration. But to the rest, it left a bad taste.”
According to entertainment and sports news website GreenBeanBuddy.com, the NFL's replacement referees have been under scrutiny for weeks now after a number of “bad calls.” And as it said, last Monday's controversial call piked even more the fan's rage on them. It added that their controversial decisions, simply said, corrupts the integrity of NFL.
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