Go Back   New Orleans Saints - blackandgold.com > Main > Saints
Shop Horizontal

anyone still buying we were robbed last week?

this is a discussion within the Saints Community Forum; After listening to the guy who is in charge of all officiation in the league last night... picking apart both field goals in question of last weeks Saints/falcons game. Apparently you can use your opponets back to jump on, over, ...

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-20-2005, 05:31 PM   #1
5000 POSTS! +
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Hollywood, CA
Posts: 6,439
Blog Entries: 5
anyone still buying we were robbed last week?

After listening to the guy who is in charge of all officiation in the league last night... picking apart both field goals in question of last weeks Saints/falcons game. Apparently you can use your opponets back to jump on, over, and leverage as long as you aren't using your opponets back to move "UP-WARD" to attempt to block a kick. Once the player has cleared the opponets back and established yourself you then can go "up-ward" to block the kick.

The other where the hold was called on us... I still don't by that call at all, I see nothing wrong with it and I sure would like to see the Patriots/Falcons game where the same tactic was used and it was fair play. One offense a defensive lineman can use his hands to move an offensive player to the side so he can make a play. Kicking team is still considered offense and Kick return/block is still defense and the same rules should apply.

Makes you think about the coaching on the team, if its wrong and against the rules you should not make - create a play that is against the rules. If someone gets away with it one week doesn't mean you can do it also. Even though I am against the calls, this just adds fuel to the fire that our coaches SUCK.
Euphoria is offline  
Latest Blogs
2015 Saints Bye Week Draft Last Blog: 10-16-2014 By: hagan714


"IRONY" Last Blog: 10-01-2014 By: teddybarexxx


Sainity Zone 9-30-14 Hail Last Blog: 09-30-2014 By: xan


Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:02 PM.


Copyright 1997 - 2013 - BlackandGold.com
no new posts