Originally Posted by Jason in LA
I missed the game, but saw the replay of that play only once. My first thought was that he was over the line. But from the way it looked, his foot was over the line, but the ball was not. The QB can step over the line, but as long as the ball is behind the line when he releases it, it is a legal pass. Judging from the one time I saw the play, it looked legal.
I watched it 3 times and it was very close. It looked like he stepped on the line during the game but, when you slow it looks like he released the ball slightly before going over the line...