Originally posted on SteelerAddicts  |  Last updated 9/26/12
The 2012 NFL season will forever be known as the year of the replacement officials. It doesn’t matter how many games the Steelers win or anybody else; whoever wins the Super Bowl will have an asterisk by their title in the minds of the fans. Now if the Steelers were to win it we certainly wouldn’t do that would we? Seriously though, nary a game goes by without at least one controversial call made by the officials, or just as bad, ones that missed. The Steelers have as much room to complain as anybody to this point; the phantom pass interference calls, missed holding penalties, late hits on Ben Roethlisberger, the list goes on and on. Still though Ryan Clark takes a stance that most fans can’t even fathom, he’s standing up for them, at least somewhat. “They are doing the best they can. When you put people in positions they are not used to who haven’t been trained to handle this type of game, these type of athletes you are going to have some mistakes. If the brass is willing to take t...
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