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Referee misses Bengal defender grabbing a whole lot of OBJ’s jersey

This seemed like a penalty. A big one.

Odell Beckham Jr. of the Cleveland Browns looks on against the Baltimore Ravens during the second half at M&T Bank Stadium on September 13, 2020 in Baltimore, Maryland. Photo by Scott Taetsch/Getty Images

Apparently this is not a penalty?

Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham, Jr. was running free and clear to catch a Baker Mayfield deep ball, but cornerback William Jackson III decided he would do whatever was necessary to stop OBJ from getting the sure touchdown catch. A referee was running down the field with them, and somehow missed it.

Considering OBJ’s earlier touchdown score, I suppose you can’t blame Jackson for doing whatever was needed. The Browns still have the ball under the two-minute warning, so we’ll see if they can overcome the missed call.