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    Goodell Breaks Silence on Missed Call Controversy

    Yesterday NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell finally addressed a blatant missed call during this month’s NFC championship that may have cost the New Orleans Saints a trip to the Super Bowl. At an annual press conference — and after 11 days of silence from the league on the error — Goodell said he understands the “frustration” of fans and players but noted that referees are only human.

    Will there be league changes? Goodell warned about “unintended consequences” of rule changes — while observers said the missed call could fuel claims that the NFL is rigged. 

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