So after watching the recording on my DVR, I came across a couple of really boneheaded mistakes by the refs. There weren't 12 men in the huddle, there were actually 11 and then when the last '12th' player was taken off the field, we were left with 10. It really makes you think whether somehow it was set up as destiny for 'The Run' to happen. If that penalty was not called, it would have been 3rd and 2, and very unlikely for a QB run play to be chosen.
I don't think they could exactly challenge a penalty or anything..
When Smith tried to run out of the huddle and our other player ran back to the sidelines it automatically triggered the flag.
Granted they should have counted the players even after throwing the flag...
I counted 12 before the penalty....Peele went in there, and then nudged Miller to GTFO, and he didn't do it fast enough.
It's a stupid penalty....shouldn't have happened. You can't make basic procedural screwup like that with a playoff game hanging in the balance. It ended up not mattering, but those types of thing would constantly kill us under Singletary.
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