He went on.
If a missed call ultimately leads to a loss that results in the coach losing his job, “do they come help you pack your moving van?” Johnson asked. “Do they come to your house or what?”
Johnson surmised that the Oliver run was not reviewed because the score at that point was already 41-0. His issue was more with the execution of the play.
“It didn’t have to be close,” he said. “It could have been well into the end zone if we did the thing right. I was more upset with that than I was the review.”
In the first game of a new NCAA rule that seems to have an implication for Tech’s offense, the Jackets were not called for blocking below the waist more than five yards down the field, which is now illegal.
“I wasn’t expecting one,” Johnson said “I don’t think it’s a big deal. I think you’ve almost got to be looking for it to call it. I talked to (officials) before the game about it. I think they had a sense of it, and it never really happened.”