Originally posted on Cincinnati Bengals Blog  |  Last updated 11/21/11

GEORGETOWN, KY - JULY 31: Marvin Lewis the Head Coach of the Cincinnati Bengals is pictured during the Bengals training camp at Georgetown College on July 31, 2009 in Georgetown, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis still believes tight end Jermaine Gresham scored a touchdown in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s 31-24 loss at Baltimore but not because he thought Gresham didn’t violate the so-called “Calvin Johnson” rule. Lewis said Monday that he is of the belief that Gresham made a second move that is required to complete a catch and that there was no indisputable replay evidence to overturn the original call on the field of a touchdown. If the call had been upheld the Bengals would have pulled to within three points, 31-28, with 5:35 remaining. Instead they had to settle for a 27-yard field goal by Mike Nugent. They were forced to go for a touchdown on their final drive, which got as close as the Ravens’ 7-yard line before being halted. A Gresham touchdown would have allowed for the option of a field goal to send the game into overtime. “I think Jermaine performed a second act in reaching the ball. He got two feet clearly down, and performed a second act of reachi...
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