Rutgers Hot Topic: Did Officials Make Right Call on Fake Field Goal Penalty?

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Rutgers Hot Topic: Did Officials Make Right Call on Fake Field Goal Penalty?
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There were plenty of key moments in Rutgers' heartbreaking 20-17 loss to Louisville, but the biggest may have been the nullified touchdown on the fake field goal. A 26-yard TD was taken off the board because offensive lineman Devon Watkis was penalized for being illegally downfield. It is a seldom-made call in football, and NJ.com users were full of anger about it when it happened and then again after the game. (See video of the play below).

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