Originally Posted by DexmanC
Dare I say...
The lack of the real refs may help the Texans. We should be less likely
to see Manning treated like fine China, as we've been accustomed to
(i.e. the b.s. call a couple years ago against Antonio Smith for his
phantom hit on the helmet of Peyton.)
I hope Peyton's got an extra bottle of Icy Hot in his medicine cabinet,
cause his neck is gonna be hurtin.'
Actually, I think it's exactly the opposite. With these replacement refs, the hometeams are getting more of the calls.