Calvin Johnson's famous "no catch" in week one against the Chicago Bears stirred debate across the country. Now, the NFL will throw in their two cents.â†µ
The NFL's competition committee will debate any changes to the "process" rule after the Super Bowl, then suggest them to the league's owners.â†µ
"The going-to-the-ground rule definitely will be discussed," NFL competition committee co-chairman Rich McKay said today at the league’s fall meetings. "It’s been discussed the last couple of years. It’s a difficult rule. It was made for on-field officials, not as much for people watching on TV."â†µ
Johnson appeared to catch a go-ahead touchdown in the waning seconds of the Detroit Lions' week one contest with the Bears. Johnson caught the ball and got both feet and a knee down in the end zone before rolling over and setting the ball on the ground. The officials ruled the play incomplete on the field because Johnson did not maintain possession through the process of the catch and a replay review did not contain indisputable evidence to overturn the call.â†µ
If you're a glutton for punishment type of Lions fan, relive the magic and judge for yourself.