Police have accused a 17-year-old player in a recreational soccer league of punching a ref after the man called a foul on him.
Referee Gene Steratore turned on his microphone to greet the captains of the Cleveland Browns and Baltimore Ravens for the pre-game coin toss Thursday night.
The NFL’s regular officiating crews are back. Their return couldn’t have come soon enough for many players, coaches and fans.
So long, replacement refs. The NFL’s regular crews will be back on the field starting Thursday night.
The long, somewhat-overblown national nightmare that’s been the referee lockout appears headed to a conclusion.
The decision by the NFL owners to lockout the referees jeopardizes your health and safety.
The replacement officials in the NFL have been less than stellar thus far, in fact, this past weekend they have regressed significantly.
In week one of the NFL season, people were somewhat tolerant of the replacement referees.
7 “Ways to know there is a female official? The game doesn’t start on time!”
The NFL is preparing to head into 2012 with another labor situation unresolved, as the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the referees and the league is still up in the air.