Mike Glennon narrowly avoided a safety in the first half.
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An interesting play at the goal line involving forward progress during the Tampa Bay-St. Louis game.
Here was the situation: Tampa Bay had the ball, third-and-4 at its 10-yard line with 5:11 left in the second quarter. St. Louis led 14-7. Bucs quarterback Mike Glennon dropped back to pass and was sacked at the Tampa Bay 1-yard line by T.J. McDonald. Rams coach Jeff Fisher challenged that Glennon was tackled in the end zone, which would have been a safety.
I got a lot people questioning me on Twitter, saying forward progress is not reviewable.
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Not often, but it was in this instance. Forward progress is reviewable at the goal line and it is at the line to gain, the first-down line.
And where the first contact was made by McDonald on Glennon, it was at the 1-yard line.