Many NFL fans are not too pleased about Tom Brady literally hugging referees before playoff games. Brady was spotted embracing one of the officials before the game and giving him a big hug. You rarely ever see NFL players and referees greeting in such a way before the game, let alone a playoff game.
— TAZ (@OfficialTAZ) January 13, 2019
Luckily, the Patriots eliminated the Los Angeles Chargers decisively or it would be a bad look if the Pats won a close game with some questionable calls.