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Ref takes out Ole Miss player with flag to the eye

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BAMA, HOW MUCH ARE YOU PAYING THE REFS TO BLIND EVERY ONE OF BAMA'S OPPONENTS

Ole Miss is already facing an uphill battle playing the No. 1 team in the country. And that's without having the refs taking sides against them:

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That's junior defensive end C.J. Johnson getting nailed in the eye by a flag. Johnson would go to the sideline to be tended to by medical staff before eventually returning to the field.

This could've been bad: In 1999 offensive lineman Orlando Brown was nearly blinded and lost three seasons of his career after NFL ref Jeff Triplette threw a flag in his eye. Brown famously shoved Triplette after the play and eventually sued the NFL for $25 million.

Luckily, that won't be the case here: