Taunting rule may be tweaked

Updated: October 30, 2013, 7:37 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

Head of officiating Dean Blandino said the NFL's competition committee likely will review the league's taunting rule this offseason.

Blandino, in an appearance on NFL Network, was explaining the penalty assessed on Golden Tate and the Seattle Seahawks on Monday night, after the wide receiver began waving at and taunting St. Louis defenders at the Rams' 25-yard line en route to an 80-yard touchdown.

Blandino explained that in the NFL, taunting is a dead-ball foul, which means ...

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