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Pro Football / Blown Call / The Refs / A Discussion #1031334

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 25, 2012
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(New York: Dan Harris) The bad call at a Green Bay Packers-Seattle Seahawks pro football game by replacement referees examined; scenes shown of the play ruled a touchdown for Seattle; details given about the background of the ref who made the end zone call. [ANNOUNCER, Packers COACH, player Aaron Rodgers - complain.] A statement from President Obama quoted. [Vice presidential nominee Paul RYAN - calls for the real refs.]

(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Live discussion held with "Pardon the Interruption" co-host Michael Wilbon about the football call. [WILBON - calls the call "shameful"; notes the player safety issues.]

Sawyer, Diane;
Harris, Dan

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