instant replay :
- n the immediate rebroadcast of some action (especially sports action) that has been recorded on videotape
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- Mike Matheny on instant replay: “the writing is on the wall”
Cardinals manager Mike Matheny has been generally against expanded instant replay because, in his words, it could open up a “pandora’s box.” But he has changed his mind on that as of Saturday night. That game ended on a blown call in which Joey Votto was pulled off the first base bag on a throw…
June 10, 2013 - NBC Sports: HardballTalk
- NBA Considering off-Site Referee to Add Efficiency to Instant Replay
One of the most scrutinized aspects of the NBA has been their inability to properly use instant replay while evaluating plays. From the offsetting of momentum to the additional timeout that each replay provides, we've heard it all. According to Ben Golliver of Sports Illustrated , the NBA is reportedly considering an off-site referee to increase the efficiency of instant replays. The key to the ...
June 9, 2013 - Bleacher Report
- The History of Instant Replay in the NFL
On September 7th, 1986, instant replay was used for the first time in an NFL regular-season game. The contest pitted the defending Super Bowl Champions, the Chicago Bears, against the Cleveland Browns. The Browns had a play reviewed. The initial example of instant replay in action was described by author Ken Thomas in his review of the 1986 season, written for UK television station Channel 4 ...
June 8, 2013 - Bleacher Report