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The NFL's Replacement Refs Keep Trying To Ruin Football

Phantom penalties! Mistaken fumbles! An abject disregard for players' safety! Here's the best of the NFL's replacement refs in the second week of football.

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So what was the call? A personal foul on THE COWBOYS for pushing Wilson out of bounds a hair too late. WE CAN'T HAVE THAT KIND OF HITTING IN OUR TWO-HAND TOUCH FOOTBALL GAMES.

Golden Tate got away with nothing, though there's a good chance he'll be fined this week.

And most crucially, a touchdown that would have given Baltimore a two-score lead — and probably the win — was nullifed by a pass interference call that should have gone against the Eagles.

Nnamdi Asomugha never gets his head around and never makes a play on the ball — that's clear-cut pass interference. Even if Jacoby Jones pushed off, which he doesn't appear to have done to any significant degree, Asomugha's failure to play the ball means that there should have been either no call or pass interference against Philadelphia.

And then, as Jim Harbaugh vehemently protests the call, there's this.

That guy in black is a ref, too. It appears that he needs to force the primary referee back onto the field to keep calling the game. But I'm not entirely sure what's happening here. It's just so weird.

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