The 7 Worst Blunders by NFL Replacement Refs so Far

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The 7 Worst Blunders by NFL Replacement Refs so Far
The Star-Ledger-US PRESSWIRE

You most certainly are not a fan of the NFL if you've never yelled at a referee from your seat in the stadium or your recliner in the man cave. 

"could do a better job out there"—a classic armchair quarterback gripe that's essentially become part of the game of football.

In the past, with the best, most experienced referees on the field, even though we occasionally lost our minds over what we believed was a blown call, we eventually acquiesced out of respect for their expert authority. 

Now, in what's been a downright laughable preseason filled with absolutely egregious penalties and humiliating mistakes, maybe some of us could do a better job than the replacement referees. 

Let's hope something changes before these officials, who are clearly in over their heads, potentially ruin Sundays this fall. 

Here, a look at the worst replacement-ref blunders we've suffered through.

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