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See Calvin Johnson's catch? (Uhh, no.)

The worst thing about that horrible call is that it apparently was the correct one

Originally Published: September 14, 2010
By Tim Keown | ESPN.com

You didn't see what you just saw. This is the NFL's great trick, to make you believe your eyes are lying to you. That wasn't a touchdown catch by Detroit's Calvin Johnson -- oh, no, nothing of the sort. It was a proper application of a rule. It was an interpretation.

They see parenthetical parsings; we see touchdowns. The first weekend of the NFL season included the worst officiating decision in history. You know why calling Johnson's catch an incompletion was the worst ever? Because ...

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