NFL notes

Posted: November 7, 2012 at 4:15 a.m.

NFL Officiating error flagged The NFL acknowledged this week that the Carolina Panthers were erroneously awarded a first-quarter touchdown during their 21-13 victory Sunday over the Washington Redskins when an official inadvertently blew his whistle. The play should have been ruled dead at the Redskins’ 17, according to a written statement by the league Monday.

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