Page 1 of 8 12345 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 117

Thread: Big 12 Referees

  1. #1
    All-Star
    Points: 34,026, Level: 56
    Level completed: 82%, Points required for next Level: 224
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    ShopTalk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Houston, TX
    Posts
    1,504
    Points
    34,026
    Level
    56
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 13
    Given: 30

    Big 12 Referees

    I have noticed a trend to unfavorably spot, unfavorably rule on plays, call non-penalties and call very questionable penalties this season with Big 12 referees vs. ISU. Not to mention every single explosive or big play is reviewed and unfavorably ruled on as often as possible.

    I don't think I've ever seen so many clear touchdowns, long runs and long catches negated in college football in my life.

    It has gotten so bad that after watching the Texas replay, how can you not guess that Texas and ESPN are using that Longhorn money as christmas stocking stuffers for refs doing as they say?

    Let me be clear: This has happened in every single ISU game, all refereed by Big 12 Referees, right? Shameful and shamefully obvious bias against ISU on a consistent ongoing basis.



  2. #2
    Addict
    Points: 66,171, Level: 79
    Level completed: 83%, Points required for next Level: 279
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Recommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Rogue52's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Cedar Rapids, IA
    Posts
    5,750
    Points
    66,171
    Level
    79
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 16
    Given: 1

    Re: Big 12 Referees

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TuCqE8tMfEs&feature=related]Coach Mangino no like Ut and their refs - YouTube[/ame]



  3. #3
    Starter
    Points: 13,749, Level: 35
    Level completed: 57%, Points required for next Level: 301
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    711
    Points
    13,749
    Level
    35
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 7
    Given: 3

    Re: Big 12 Referees

    My favorite was "the previous play of the runner being down by contact is under review" followed closely by "after review, the call of a fumble recovered by the offense is confirmed".

    Anyone else catch this Saturday night?



  4. #4
    Legend
    Points: 422,151, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 20.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteran
    State43's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Omaha, NE
    Posts
    10,656
    Points
    422,151
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 169
    Given: 149

    Re: Big 12 Referees

    Mangino looked hungry



  5. #5
    Legend
    Points: 403,815, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    cyclonedave25's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Chicago, IL
    Posts
    14,468
    Points
    403,815
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 325
    Given: 162

    Re: Big 12 Referees

    How about that intentional grounding delayed call?? It happened right in front of the stupid line judge and he just stood there with his thumb up his butt. After a minute of talking it over he throws the stupid flag on the ground.


    When Prepared, Fear No One.

  6. #6
    Speechless
    Points: 185,228, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    ajk4st8's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    15,313
    Points
    185,228
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 95
    Given: 248

    Re: Big 12 Referees

    officiating has been bad all the way around. I think a lot of teams feel the same way we do.



  7. #7
    Pro
    Points: 67,830, Level: 80
    Level completed: 87%, Points required for next Level: 220
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    3,238
    Points
    67,830
    Level
    80
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 49
    Given: 1

    Re: Big 12 Referees

    The officiating for the UT may have been bad or not but the reason why we loss is because we did not play CYCLONE football.



  8. #8
    Starter
    Points: 13,749, Level: 35
    Level completed: 57%, Points required for next Level: 301
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    711
    Points
    13,749
    Level
    35
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 7
    Given: 3

    Re: Big 12 Referees

    And the pass interference call on the deep ball to Money late in the game. There were 3 flags thrown. Two at the penalty and one at the line of scrimmage on the opposite side of the field. Then he just picks it up. No way he was throwing the flag for the pi call...



  9. #9
    Recruit
    Points: 10,096, Level: 30
    Level completed: 25%, Points required for next Level: 454
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    99
    Points
    10,096
    Level
    30
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: Big 12 Referees

    Quote Originally Posted by thisISnextyear View Post
    My favorite was "the previous play of the runner being down by contact is under review" followed closely by "after review, the call of a fumble recovered by the offense is confirmed".

    Anyone else catch this Saturday night?
    I was listening to the pregame on the radio and Eric said Tom Robinson was the replay official. I knew we would in for an interesting night from the replay booth. I don't think he has ever done ISU any favors.



  10. #10
    Rookie
    Points: 10,156, Level: 30
    Level completed: 35%, Points required for next Level: 394
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    Klonz's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Grimes, IA
    Posts
    368
    Points
    10,156
    Level
    30
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Big 12 Referees

    Big 12 Refs are homers to the big boys... same as when it was the Big 8 conference... however, our errors out numbered the poor officiating!!!

    It is very sad that the refs feel they need to be the focal point of a game. Generally it is a well officiated game when you don't hear from them much during a game - those are the few refs that are not gambling on the game they are reffing.

    UConn was horrendous... UT game was pretty bad, but I didn't have the advantage of TV to see replay's as I was there.

    We must cut down on the stupid mistakes!! That is all there is to it!!

    Klonz



  11. #11
    All-Star
    Points: 34,026, Level: 56
    Level completed: 82%, Points required for next Level: 224
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    ShopTalk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Houston, TX
    Posts
    1,504
    Points
    34,026
    Level
    56
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 13
    Given: 30

    Re: Big 12 Referees

    I do recall NU leaving the year after the magic 1 second on the clock FG to win the B12 by Texas. That never gets called in FB....well, unless you're Texas.

    However, this is more systemic - go back and look at even the UNI game and the Iowa game. If this was just Texas, well, that's normal. You got to beat them twice to beat them. But UNI, Iowa and UCONN? They're not even in the conference!

    Maybe that's why everyone wants away from Texas, I don't know.



  12. #12
    Pro
    Points: 47,022, Level: 67
    Level completed: 6%, Points required for next Level: 1,328
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Burnsville, MN
    Posts
    2,923
    Points
    47,022
    Level
    67
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 68
    Given: 15

    Re: Big 12 Referees

    If I remember correctly, the refs for the UCONN game were bigXII as well....



  13. #13
    All-Star
    Points: 33,146, Level: 56
    Level completed: 8%, Points required for next Level: 1,104
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    Jonecy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Location
    3.5 Hours From Trice
    Posts
    1,264
    Points
    33,146
    Level
    56
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Big 12 Referees

    This is as bad of a year for officiating as I can remember (except for the Iowa game).

    My conspiracy theory is that the SEC and/or PAC XII is in bed with the BIG XII officials to make things even more unstable. I'm half serious too.

    I just can't believe how much of an influence this crew had on the game Saturday - there was absolutely no rhythm to anything. It was painful to watch with all of the penalties, injuries and booth reviews. It was also my 22 month year old son's 1st game and we stuck it out until we finally scored in the 4th. It was already well over 3 hours of actual game time by then and I think there was still 11+ minutes left on the play clock.


    - Im not a spin my wheels type of guy." - Coach Paul Rhoads

  14. #14
    Addict
    Points: 82,670, Level: 89
    Level completed: 40%, Points required for next Level: 1,080
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    CYVADER's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Cornfields
    Posts
    5,231
    Points
    82,670
    Level
    89
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 11
    Given: 5

    Re: Big 12 Referees

    the pi on the money catch was ridiculous. why waste time reviewing it?! if he caught it, he caught it. if he didn't, it's pi and a spot foul anyway.

    and he did catch it and they negated it anyway, then spotted it where he caught it anyway. i couldn't believe the ineptitude i was watching.

    again, not that it mattered because we only have ourselves to blame for the loss, but it was ********.



  15. #15
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 7,907, Level: 26
    Level completed: 60%, Points required for next Level: 243
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jul 2006
    Posts
    255
    Points
    7,907
    Level
    26
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Big 12 Referees

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    How about that intentional grounding delayed call?? It happened right in front of the stupid line judge and he just stood there with his thumb up his butt. After a minute of talking it over he throws the stupid flag on the ground.
    Worse thing about that play was they completely missed the 2 Texas O-lineman that were illegally downfield at least 15 yards before the quarterback even intentionally grounded. You could see the lineman hustling back to the line after they realized the screen throw never got off, yet officials didn't call a thing.....



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • Football
  • Iowa State vs. North Dakota State
  • August 30, 2014
  • 11:00 AM