The NFL Referees Association (NFLRA) and the NFL have reached a collective bargaining agreement for its replay officials. The CBA was ratified on December 22.
The labor compact is for the replay officials only, not the replay assistants.
“I want to compliment all of the Replay Officials for their dedication to continue working through most of this season without a CBA,” said NFLRA President Carl Paganelli in a news release. “The final agreement recognizes the contributions and key role that Replay Officials provide on each and every play.”
The agreement with the replay officials runs through the 2027 season. In 2019, the NFLRA hammered out an agreement for its on-field officials that assures labor peace through the 2025 season.