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Upon further review, replay officials lack consistency

When it comes to the frequency of booth-initiated challenges, there is a lack of consistency among officiating crews, writes Mike Sando.

Originally Published: September 7, 2007
By Mike Sando | ESPN.com

Every so often an NFL coach channels postgame frustrations into a priceless tirade against the guys in stripes.

Baltimore's Brian Billick once implored the league to "dump" instant replay, this after saying he could no longer "do the company line" after years of trying.

Bill Cowher, incensed by a running-into-the-kicker penalty that doomed Pittsburgh against Tennessee, called the ruling's impact "ludicrous" before daring the league to "fine me if you want."

Seattle's Mike Holmgren, ...

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