Yea the replacement ref missed the call, but crap, that is what NFL refs do. They miss calls.
And I am not convinced yet that they are missing any more than they did the year before, or the year before that. People just have their radar out more than usual. Hell I can remember my dad screaming at the TV over missed calls when I was a kid.
“But but but they might cost a team the Super Bowl!”
NFL ref admits mistakes in 2006 Super Bowl
The veteran official began an annual training-camp rules interpretation session with the Seattle media after practice on Friday by bringing up the subject without being asked.
NFC West blog
“It was a tough thing for me. I kicked two calls in the fourth quarter and I impacted the game, and as an official you never want to do that,” said the veteran of 15 NFL seasons and two Super Bowls.
“It left me with a lot of sleepless nights, and I think about it constantly,” Leavy said of the February 2006 game. “I’ll go to my grave wishing that I’d been better.”