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Trindon Holliday Punt Return Touchdown: Broncos WR Lets Go Of Ball, TD Doesn't Get Reviewed (GIF) [UPDATED]

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Trindon Holliday did it again. Or did he?

A week after returning a kickoff for a 105-yard touchdown against the Bengals, Denver's tiny receiver looked like he returned a punt 76 yards for a touchdown against the Panthers. But after a second look, however, Holliday may have let go of the ball just before crossing the goal line.

Take a look at the GIF below (H/T to The Big Lead)

Even though every scoring play must be reviewed, the referees never looked at Holliday's return and the Broncos took a 14-7 lead. But while some marveled at Holliday's speed, others noticed the premature celebration and compared it to DeSean Jackson's mistake against Dallas in 2008.

What do you think? Should Trindon Holliday's touchdown have been overturned?

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J.B. Ricks
Wooooooooooooooow!!!! Holliday clearly flipped the ball before he scored but there was no review!!! get robbed on that one!

JJ Zachariason
Trindon Holliday got away with a DeSean Jackson-like mistake. Wow.

Jim Reineking
Trindon Holliday may and/or may not have let go of ball before crossing the goal line on his punt return TD:

UPDATE: The NFL released a statement saying Holliday's touchdown should have been reviewed and overturned, according to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports.


Jason La Canfora
NFL releases statement the Trindon Holliday return TD for Denver should have been reviewed and should have been ruled a touchback

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