NFL to Review Pass Interferences After Controversial Non-Call
NFL to Review Pass Interferences After Controversial Non-Call The rule comes after a
game-changing penalty was
not recognized in the NFC championship.
It was approved by
NFL owners, 31-1.
Non-calls can also now be
challenged by head coaches.
The New Orleans Saints, who fell
to the Rams in the game,
have praised the decision.
Saints coach Sean Payton, via ESPN Since the controversial loss, Payton has spoken out to the league about finding a solution.
Opponents of the move say they
only want officials to be the
decider on penalties.
But an analysis says incorrect calls on
pass interferences have had a big impact
on the outcomes of games in recent years.