It will very interesting to see if the rule is changed or even overturned. Adam Schefter is reporting that the NFL will take a look at the Calvin Johnson rule that cost the Dallas Cowboys.
Dean Blandino said Calvin Johnson Rule, in effect w/ Dez Bryant, will be reviewed this winter. Changes could be recommended to comp comm.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 29, 2015...
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