Originally Posted by ChldsPlay
It was a bad call simply based on the fact that progress was not stopped and Dez was still moving forward as he was fighting. He was not stopped or going backwards. And the whistle had no effect on effort. Should have been a TD but the refs screwed it up.
Maybe they were giving Dez the benefit of the doubt and thought he wanted a business decision there.
Dez had a great game, but that play in the first half where he just stepped out of bounds was bizzare.He could have fought for the first down.