Refs criticized on Twitter for Monday night’s decision on blocked field goal by Seahawks

Refs criticized on Twitter for Monday night’s decision on blocked field goal by Seahawks

December 11, 2018 By mediabest

The Seattle Seahawks collected an uninspiring 21-7 win over the listless Minnesota Vikings in a matchup of projected NFC wild-card teams.

A turning point in the game came midway through the fourth quarter, when Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner jumped over the line of scrimmage and blocked a field-goal attempt by the Vikings' Dan Bailey in a 6-0 game.

The only problem? The maneuver was illegal and shouldn't have counted because he put both his hands on teammates to propel him over the line of scrimmage. A flag was thrown … and then picked up with no penalty on the play.

Here's the play:

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