Week 16 officiating video: (un)intentional grounding?

Embed from Getty Images   Dean Blandino released the weekly officiating video, which is posted below. In it he first discussed intentional grounding, which occurs when the quarterback throws the ball from inside the tackle box to an area with no eligible receiver. The quarterback is allowed to leave the pocket and

Week 14 officiating video: Patriot Games

Embed from Getty Images   Dean Blandino released the weekly officiating video covering a number of calls in the Patriots vs. Ravens Monday Night Football game (video). He covered the forward progress rule when it pertains to a sack, as opposed to a run. Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco was hit early in the

Jordy Nelson scored on a catch that was not a catch

NFL senior vice president of officiating Dean Blandino addressed the touchdown by Packers receiver Jordy Nelson in his weekly Official Review segment on NFL Network. In the Sunday night game, Nelson caught a 13-yard pass in the end zone from quarterback Aaron Rodgers and Redskins defensive back Josh Norman immediately knocked