Odell Beckham Criticizes Officiating Crew That Worked in Giants’ Loss

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The Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. warming up before the game against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday.

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PITTSBURGH — Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. complained about the officiating after his team’s 24-14 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday and said that the crew of officials that worked the game should not be allowed to work future Giants games.

“I don’t really think we should have this crew anymore with the past history and everything that’s gone on,” Beckham said.

Beckham said he “was pretty sure” the same crew had worked in the Giants’ controversial, penalty-filled game with the Carolina Panthers last season and this September’s game with the Washington Redskins, which also included a number of penalties and after-the-whistle tussles between the teams.

Beckham, known as one of the more emotional players in the N.F.L., also said Sunday that when he had approached an official — he did not name which one — to ask about an offensive pass-interference call against him in the first half, the official…

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