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Ben Austro is the editor and founder of Football Zebras and the author of So You Think You Know Football?: The Armchair Ref's Guide to the Official Rules (on sale now)

Blandino defending catch process: ‘We do think on the Tate play that it was clear’


  View image | The league’s weekly video to the media by vice president of officiating Dean Blandino reviewed three items from Week 6 action. The process of the catch, centered on the controversial touchdown catch by Lions receiver Golden Tate that was initially ruled an interception by the Bears. This is different than…