10 Controversial Calls in Sports History

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  • Green Bay Packers, Seattle Seahawks, NFL replacement referees
  • Jay Cutler, Denver Broncos, NFL
  • New England Patriots, Oakland Raiders, NFL
  • Dallas Stars, hockey, NHL, Stanley Cup, Buffalo Sabres
  • Pittsburgh Steelers, Jerome Bettis, Detroit Lions
  • Chicago Bulls, Utah Jazz, Michael Jordan
  • New York Yankees, Baltimore Orioles
  • Scottie Pippen, Chicago Bulls, New York Knicks
  • Kent Hrbek, Atlanta Braves, Minnesota Twins
  • University of Colorado, University of Missouri, football

Green Bay Packers vs. Seattle Seahawks (2012)

In the wake of outrage over the officiating of Monday's game between the Green Bay Packers and Seattle Seahawks, BET.com looks at 10 game-changing calls by sports referees. —Britt Middleton

In the Sept. 25, 2012, game, one referee called a game-winning touchdown for Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Golden Tate, but a second ref called the play an interception by a Green Bay defender. Ultimately, the Seahawks were handed the 14-12 win, but the replacement refs officiating the game (in place for NFL officials in a lockout) would come under fire by players and fans

(Photo: Joshua Trujillo/AP Photo/seattlepi.com)

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