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NFL Booth Review

By MIRIAM GRACE A. GO

NFL Booth Review

After the two minute warning, the responsibility cheap replica oakleys of calling reviews shifts from coaches to the replay assistant in the booth. Sometimes those decisions can directly determine the outcome of the game. The replay assistant only has the time between plays to fake ray ban sunglasses decide whether to discount oakleys order review. Even if a call is not overturned, a decision to review can affect a team’s momentum at a critical juncture.

The replay replica michael kors bags assistant is part of the officiating team. He participates in the review process throughout cheap ray ban sunglasses the game, but can’t initiate a review until the two minute warning has passed. If he then wholesale oakleys sees a call that appears questionable on replay, he activates a vibrating buzzer worn by the referee.

To make a speedy review possible, high definition signals from all cameras are sent by fiber optic cables to the replay booth. There they are recorded on two computer servers and wholesale nfl jerseys cued up by a technician. A video operator transfers relevant replays to a monitor, which the replay assistant looks at to decide whether a review is wholesale ray ban sunglasses called for.

If the assistant calls for a review, the cheap ray bans on sale replay signal seen by the referee is sent to the two shielded monitors on the sidelines. In outdoor stadiums, a third is fake cheap oakleys placed cheap jerseys wholesale in a runway in case of bad weather.

Review rules are now here to stay. wholesale fake oakleys Most agree that they have helped make the replica ray bans game fairer. But no matter how efficient the technology, replica oakleys replays will never eliminate all controversies.

For example, during a November 1989 cheap oakleys outlet Packers Lions game, Green Bay quarterback Don "Magic" Majkowski threw an apparent touchdown to win 14 wholesale oakleys 13. But field officials ruled that he had stepped over the cheap ray ban line of scrimmage before throwing: no touchdown. Review by the assistant in the booth overruled the call and fake oakleys glasses awarded the touchdown. It became fake oakleys known as "Instant Replay Game." Because the truth was in the eye of the beholder, fans have argued the call ever since wholesale oakleys outlet [source:

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