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Old 01-10-2012, 05:23 PM   #1
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Saints Lions - Colston TD ruled incomplete

Drew Brees to Colston ruled incomplete. I have questions about whether Colston caught this... what do you think??
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Old 01-10-2012, 05:30 PM   #2
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He had that ball in his palm all the way to the ground.
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Old 01-10-2012, 05:31 PM   #3
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Hit the ground, incomplete.
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Old 01-10-2012, 05:33 PM   #4
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By rule, it is incomplete as he did not control the ball all the way to through the catch.

I'm not a big fan of the rule, though.

This isn't the best example, but there are some truly remarkable catches that are ruled incomplete because they aren't controlled "through the catch." I think it's applied way too strictly sometimes...
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Old 01-10-2012, 06:41 PM   #5
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Incomplete according to the rule.
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In this unique instant... The rule sucks. That is all.
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Old 01-10-2012, 07:22 PM   #7
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According to the new rule it's incomplete which contradicts the rushing rule that the ground can't cause a fumble. I think they need to make the rules reflect each other.
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Old 01-10-2012, 07:41 PM   #8
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Good call it hit the ground plus was moving free.
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I took two aspirin after that call...

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Old 01-10-2012, 08:36 PM   #10
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Control. He had it.

The ball was on his chest when he landed and was contacted in the endzone.

It's a catch IMHO
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