NFL admits to officiating error

Updated: December 10, 2013, 10:09 PM ET
By Mike Wells | ESPN.com

INDIANAPOLIS -- The NFL's head of officiating said on Tuesday that referee Jeff Triplette made the wrong call when he reversed a play in the second quarter of Sunday's game between the Indianapolis Colts and Cincinnati Bengals.

"It wasn't a correct call," Dean Blandino, the league's head of officiating, said on "Total Access" on the NFL Network. "We made a mistake here."

The Bengals had the ball fourth-and-goal at the Colts 1-yard line, when Indianapolis defensive tackle ...

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