Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 9/23/12
cha-os A state of utter confusion or disorder; a total lack of organization or order. Webster, meet Week 3 of the NFL. If you thought things were bad last week with "The Replacements," it only got more confusing Sunday. It simply comes down to this: The replacement officials don't know the NFL rules, they don't know how to enforce what they don't know and they don't know how to manage the games. I want to be clear -- it's not the replacement officials' fault -- they are doing the best they can in a very difficult situation. But here are four examples from Sunday that are a microcosm of the bigger, overall problem. 1. San Francisco at Minnesota This mess all started with San Francisco coach Jim Harbaugh calling his first timeout of the second half with 3:39 left in the game. Harbaugh called timeouts on three consecutive plays, but I want to focus on the third play. Here was the situation: Minnesota had the ball, second-and-10 at the San Francisco 35-yard line with 3:35 lef...
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