Did the NFL change their rules to protect the referees after the bungled call this afternoon that gave the Jets another life against the New England Patriots?

In case you missed it the New York Jet's field goal kicker Nick Folk missed a 56-yard field goal, as it went wide left, but the miss didn't count as the Patriot's Chris Jones was called for unsportsmanlike conduct on a 15-yard penalty that had never before been called in an NFL game.  Folk then subsequently kicked a 42 yarder with 5:07 left in overtime and the Jets won the game 30-27.

Click HERE to read the how the NFL changed the push rule, AFTER it called it on the Patriots!