[tps_title]The Challenge Flag Rules Only Apply To The Lions[/tps_title]
In the Thanksgiving game of 2012, the Lions were penalized when Jim Schwartz attempted to challenge a non-reviewable play. Even though this is technically against the rules, shouldn’t those rules apply to every team? When Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy did the same thing only a few weeks later there was no penalty. In fact, Packers wideout Jordy Nelson even got in on the action trying to hide the red challenge flag.
The play (Houston Texans running back Justin Forsett was clearly down):