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The Scab Who Blew The Seattle Touchdown Call Now Wants To Get P…

The Scab Who Blew The Seattle Touchdown Call Now Wants To Get Paid For Interviews

deadspin.com Updated Sep 28, 2012
You remember Lance Easley, yes? Side judge who signaled "touchdown, Seattle," overruling his colleague and singlehandedly becoming the biggest reason the lockout ended when it did. It's not often someone gets famous for being bad at his job, b…
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  • Nick Collins’ career is likely over

    Nick Collins’ career is likely over

    When the Packers decided to part ways with safety Nick Collins this offseason, Collins wasn’t sure whether or not he would try to continue his career. It seems that his decision-making process has come to an end and that his choice is to no longer pursu
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  • Jerry Richardson, Woody Johnson initially dug in after Monday n…

    Jerry Richardson, Woody Johnson initially dug in after Monday night debacle

    profootballtalk.com Sep 28, 2012
    After Monday night’s Seahawks-Packers game, the last play of which a surprising number of people (of course, “one” would be a surprising number of people) believe was called correctly, multiple NFL owners were inclined to keep fighting the locked-ou
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  • Jimmy Graham thinks regular refs will help Saints offense

    Jimmy Graham thinks regular refs will help Saints offense

    profootballtalk.com Sep 28, 2012
    It’s not that they’ve been victimized by bad calls the way the Packers have, but Saints tight end Jimmy Graham said the return of regular officials should been a boon for his team. The 0-3 Saints need whatever help they can get at Lambeau Field Sunday
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  • How The Referee Deal Got Done

    How The Referee Deal Got Done

    deadspin.com Sep 28, 2012
    Judy Battista of The New York Times has the most complete rundown of the negotiations that got the referees back on the field last night, and it becomes clear that the Packers-Seahawks debacle didn't get the deal done, but it did get it done faster.
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  • Video - NFL32OT: Vikings Heading In Right Direction 02:42

    NFL32OT: Vikings Heading In Right Direction

    Sep 28
    Episode 196: Suzy Kolber and Chris Mortensen discuss the Vikings' success this season. Herm Edwards breaks down how the Packers will improve after their loss to the Seahawks. The NFL32 crew discuss Josh Freeman and RGIII.
  • Video - Matthews: 'We ended the lockout' 05:20

    Matthews: 'We ended the lockout'

    Sep 28
    Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews joins "NFL Total Access" to talk about the play that ended the referee lockout and the team's upcoming matchup with the New Orleans Saints.
  • Video - 'Playbook': Saints vs. Packers 04:41

    'Playbook': Saints vs. Packers

    Sep 28
    Will Aaron Rodgers be able to lead his team to a victory after a tough loss on Monday? Our analysts discuss Rodgers impressive record after a road loss, as well as the breakdown in the Saints' defensive communication.
  • Video - Green Bay Packers picking up intensity going into Week 4 01:26

    Green Bay Packers picking up intensity going into Week 4

    Sep 28
    NFL Network's Albert Breer joins "Around the League" as the Green Bay Packers prepare to overcome Monday night's crushing loss with the hopes of a big win Sunday over the winless New Orleans Saints.

Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Seahawks defense playing bigger than reputation

    Sep 28
    Defensive end Chris Clemons has much in common with his peers on the Seattle defense: They're good, they're unknown, and they don't care.
  • John Clayton's Last Call

    Sep 28
    The Texans and Falcons appear to be the class of their respective conferences, writes John Clayton.
  • College football -- On The Mark Friday mailbag

    Sep 28
    Who is college football's best linebacker? On The Mark mailbag tackles that question and more.
  • Bill Simmons empties out his inbox and makes Week 4 picks

    Sep 28
    It's a final cleansing of the Sports Guy's inbox, plus Week 4 picks.