Referee explains reversal of Bears tight end Zach Miller's touchdown vs. Saints

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Miller fended off Saints safety Rafael Bush to catch a 25-yard pass from Mitchell Trubisky. In December of 2013 he was signed to the Chicago Bears where he has remained since. New Orleans improves to 5-2 on the season, but it wasn't easy.

Instead, upon review, the National Football League decided that it was an incomplete pass, and the Bears settled for a field goal to cut the deficit to 14-6. The score was overruled by replay, and the Bears settled for a 44-yard field goal.

The Bears ruled Miller out for the game but did not specify the injury.

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As Miller made the catch, he landed awkwardly on his leg and suffered a gruesome injury. A streak that started in Charlotte, continued in London, picked up steam back home vs. the Lions, survived a slow start in Green Bay, reached five games with a 20-12 win over the Chicago Bears on Sunday. He went to the ground; he temporarily lost control of the ball.

His season may have been brought to an unexpected halt, however, and the referees in today's game may have added insult to injury by stripping away one of his touchdowns. The ball hit the ground; therefore, it's incomplete.