Colon: Patriots were warned not to push by refs

Colon: Patriots were warned not to push by refs
October 21, 2013, 5:45 pm
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The Patriots’ penalty for illegally pushing on a field goal block attempt in overtime came to many NFL fans as a surprise because it was the first time that particular penalty had ever been called in a game. But Jets offensive lineman Willie Colon says it shouldn’t have come as a surprise to the Patriots.

In fact, Colon told Newsday that he overheard the officials say that they had warned the Patriots on a previous field-goal attempt about the pushing penalty.

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