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Sport NFL world reacts to officials handing Packers win over Lions

16:00  15 october  2019
16:00  15 october  2019 Source:   yardbarker.com

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The Green Bay Packers emerged victors Monday night, but a few controversial penalty calls against the Lions helped them complete their rally at home. NFL Ref Explains Controversial Calls Late in Lions ’ Loss to Packers .

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The Green Bay Packers received home cooking from officials during their Monday Night Football showdown against the division rival Detroit Lions.

Multiple questionable penalties against the Lions’ defense led to Green Bay pulling the game out in the final minute on a field goal, winning 23-22.

Specifically, Lions defensive end Trey Flowers was called for hands to the face twice, leading to a new set of downs for the Packers down the stretch.

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Over that span, QBs have averaged nearly 23 fantasy points per game against the Packers . If you’re not sold on Williams yet, consider the fact that the Lions will be without Da’Shawn Hand and Mike We present you with the most optimal DFS lineup for DraftKings NFL Showdown for Monday Night

Detroit reacts as you would imagine after multiple blown calls cost Lions win over Packers . Packers safety Will Redmond defended the pass by draping his arm over Jones’ chest and arms without looking at the ball. The refs did not call pass interference on the resulting incompletion.

It’s unacceptable just how horrible the officiating was at Lambeau. It led to Detroit dropping a game that could cost the team big time moving forward.

Needless to say, the NFL world had its reactions to the officiating. They were not good.

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a football player on a field: Green Bay Packers wide receiver Darrius Shepherd (10) fumbles the ball after being hit by Detroit Lions defensive back Dee Virgin (30) on a punt return during their football game Monday October 14, 2019, at Lambeau Field.

David Bakhtiari was lobbying ref before decisive calls .
One can only imagine what was going through umpire Jeff Rice’s head when he made a pair of phantom calls which decided Monday’s game. But it’s possible that Packers left tackle David Bakhtiari‘s words were still ringing in his ears. Via Ryan Wood of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, Bakhtiari admitted lobbying Rice prior to the calls, [more]One can only imagine what was going through umpire Jeff Rice’s head when he made a pair of phantom calls which decided Monday’s game.

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