More than 20 officials are not playoff caliber

Football Zebras exclusive It is a recurring question among fans if the performance of officials is getting better or worse. Postseason assignments can be a barometer of officials that have not made the grade by examining those excluded, and sources tell Football Zebras that the number of disqualified officials has reached

Schedule for 2017 NFL playoffs

Here are the times and dates for the NFL 2017–18 postseason. All times are Eastern. Referee assignments will be posted when available. Wild Card Playoffs Crews | Coverage Saturday, Jan. 6 ⁵Titans at ⁴Chiefs, 4:35 p.m. ESPN ABC -- Jeff Triplette ⁶Falcons at ³Rams, 8:15 p.m. NBC -- Ed Hochuli Sunday, Jan. 7 ⁶Bills at ³Jaguars, 1:05 p.m. CBS

Steelers reversed TD threaded a line of conclusive evidence

Week 15: Patriots at Steelers It was a pivotal replay call that could be a linchpin in where the AFC Championship game is played. An apparent Steelers touchdown to seal a win was under a lengthy review -- there was no question that tight end Jesse James had crossed the goal prior

Rob Gronkowski suspended for flagrant hit

  Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski is suspended one game for a flagrant hit following an interception (video). Gronkowski was apparently frustrated following the interception, possibly exacerbated by the contact on that route, and landed on Bills defensive back Tre'Davious White on the sideline. White left the game with a concussion. The contact on

Crabtree and Talib suspended for all-out brawl

Update 11/28: The appeals process has reduced the suspensions of Crabtree and Talib to 1 game each, as reported by Adam Schefter citing a source. Therefore, they are now removed from the multigame suspension chart, and the original post appears below. The league has come down hard on the two major