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


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…

Week 3 referee assignments

Craig Wrolstad (shown here last week conducting the coin toss in Cleveland) has the Thursday night game this week. Ed Hochuli and his crew is off this week. Image: Michael C. Hebert/New Orleans Saints Thursday, Sept. 18 Buccaneers at Falcons CBS NFLN — Craig Wrolstad Sunday, Sept. 21 Chargers at Bills — John Parry Cowboys…