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Golden Nuggets: The revised pass interference rules are already confusing people

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Some new pass interference rules, and an NFC West player going 45 mph over the speed limit

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Even though we are in the “dead zone,” the NFL will always have news and give us something to talk about. Pass interference has been a hot topic. The latest update will create more questions than answers.

To summarize:

To summarize, automatic replay review will be initiated for pass interference only when the replay official spots, while looking at the play in real time or while screening full-speed reviews, clear and obvious calls or non-calls of offensive or defensive pass interference.

It sounds good until you run into situations like this:

So the NFL is admitting a mistake? Surely, this will go over well.

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