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NFL World Blasts Huge referee blew Calls

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The NFL referees made a major, expensive error during the Buffalo Bills vs. Detroit Lions game on Thursday afternoon.

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In order to defeat the Lions, the Buffalo Bills made a field goal with 45 seconds remaining in regulation.

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The final play before the field goal was correctly called by the officials.

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Inexplicably, on the game's final play, Bills offensive tackle Spencer Brown took Lions cornerback Mike Hughes' facemask.

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Due to this, the penalty should have been 15 yards.

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The facemask happened on the final play before the field goal, and the officials failed to call it, costing Detroit the game.

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It was a significant missed call, and as a result, the NFL community was very vocal about it.

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If the officials had raised the flag during the play, the Bills would have had to attempt a 60-yard field goal as opposed to a 45-yarder.

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