Found November 24, 2012 on thepigskinreport.com:
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The NFL world was watching the Houston Texans face the Detroit Lions on Thanksgiving Day this year and saw one of the most ridiculous rules in the league on display. RB Justin Forsett took a handoff from QB Matt Schaub and ran up the middle for seven yards. He was hit by a Lions defender spun to the ground with his elbow and knee touching. Not hearing a whistle, Forsett jumped back up and went 81 yards to the endzone. No big deal, Forsett was down. All scoring plays are reviewed, it’s coming back. Not so fast. In the heat of the moment, knowing that Forsett was down before he ran into the endzone, Lions head coach Jim Schwartz threw his challenge flag. Schwartz threw his flag before the officials had reviewed the apparent touchdown. Not a big deal, right? Wrong. The NFL does not allow coaches to challenge scoring plays. The team is then subsequently hit with a 15-yard penalty and then the scoring play is not reviewed. What? I have no problem with the 15-yard penalty but to not revie...
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