Scoring change strips Favre of completion

BY foxsports • October 26, 2009

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A day after losing to the Steelers, Brett Favre lost a pass completion, too.


An official scoring change made Monday took away one of Favre's
completions during Minnesota's 27-17 loss to the Steelers on Sunday.
Favre officially completed 33 of 50 passes, not 34 of 51.


Favre was errantly given a completion for no yards to Sidney Rice with
8:16 remaining on an apparent 10-yard touchdown pass play that was
nullified by a 10-yard tripping penalty on tight end Jeff Dugan.

Rice ended with 10 catches for 136 yards, not 11 catches.

Received 10/26/09 07:10 pm ET


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