Originally Posted by sgbfan
Bad calls in favor of the Broncos (if you ask a Ravens fan).
1. Defensive holding call on 3rd down on DT. It might be a nit picky call, but it wasn't out of nowhere.
2. Hands to the face on Mannings fumble. a) his hand was up at the neck, so it was a close call b) there was another hands to the face call on the same play c) Manning didn't even really fumble as his knee was down.
Because of those 2 calls it "went both ways". What else am I missing?
Number 2 would not have led to a fumble as the replay would have overturned it. Manning's knee was clearly down before the ball came out as you mentioned. Even the announcers called it when they showed the replay.