NFL to revisit challenge rule

Updated: November 24, 2012, 8:06 AM ET
By Ed Werder | ESPN

Ray Anderson, the league's vice president of football operations, said the NFL's Competition Committee will discuss in the next few days whether to change the challenge rule that Lions coach Jim Schwartz and Falcons coach Mike Smith violated the past two weeks.

The coaches recently were flagged 15 yards for unsportsmanlike conduct -- Schwartz in Detroit's eventual overtime loss to Houston on Thanksgiving Day -- for throwing the challenge flag on a play that is automatically reviewed.

While ...

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