Originally Posted by SassyTexan
Are complaints about things like that turned into the league? .. for the sole purpose of getting bad marks against those refs, so that they won't be officiating in any championship playoff games.
Most teams send in a tape of plays they think were wrongly decided each week. The plays are reviewed and the team is given feedback on whether the plays were correctly called. Some of the time the results of those reviews will sneak out to the press and fans will hear what should have happened.