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Success rate of the coach’s challenge

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through Week 6 The table below shows the percentage of reversals by coaches so far this season. The Falcons, Lions, Dolphins, Vikings, and Patriots have not challenged a play yet this season. Tony Sparano did not challenge a play in his only game as interim head coach of the Raiders. The number of reviews initiated…

‘Official Review’ Week 3: a hideout and TD wipeout

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The semiregular “Official Review” segment appeared for (I believe) the first time this season on NFL Total Access. Vice president of officiating Dean Blandino addressed two calls (video): The hideout play executed by Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel (which we covered Sunday) was reviewed. Blandino added this illegal maneuver is legal maneuver between the goal line…