New proposal to add fouls to replay will not fix no-calls

After just over two months of NFL fans, coaches, and players calling for changes to the sphere of plays covered by instant replay, the Competition Committee has proposed making fouls for pass interference, roughing the passer, and hits on a defenseless player subject to review, the first proposal of its

Competition Committee releases 6 proposals for rules changes

The NFL Competition Committee has released their proposed rules in advance of the annual owners meeting that will take place in Phoenix on March 24-27. Similar to some of the proposals submitted by the teams, the Competition Committee has also proposed changes to instant replay, including the review of pass interference,

Alliance of American Football: Week 7, 2019

Embed from Getty Images Brandon Cruse, John O'Neill, Reggie Smith, and Tra Blake will lead their crews this weekend as the Alliance of American Football regular season nears its conclusion. Follow our live coverage here this weekend during the games, and on our Twitter page, @footballzebras. Game assignments are below. All times are

Alliance of American Football: Week 6, 2019

Embed from Getty Images Reggie Smith, Tra Blake, James Carter, and John O'Neill will be the referees this weekend as the second half of the Alliance of American Football regular season gets underway. Follow our live coverage here this weekend during the games, and on our Twitter page, @footballzebras. Game assignments are below.

Alliance of American Football: Week 5, 2019

Embed from Getty Images In the fifth weekend of Alliance of American Football play, referees Brandon Cruse, Tra Blake, James Carter, and Jeff Heaser will take the field with their crews to conclude the first half of the regular season. Follow our live coverage here this weekend during the games, and on

NFL teams propose 9 rule changes, most to adjust replay

Embed from Getty Images The NFL released the teams' proposals for rules changes that will be up for consideration at the annual league meeting March 24-27 in Phoenix. The rules changes proposed by the Competition Committee have not yet been released. A brief summary of each is listed below, indicating the

Adrian Hill and Scott Novak promoted to referee position

The NFL has selected its two newest white hats. Today, senior vice president of officiating Al Riveron has announced that side judges Adrian Hill and Scott Novak have been promoted to the referee position. They will be replacing retirees Walt Coleman and Pete Morelli. Adrian Hill Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'vzxgWAzrRUlTQiWik1Z5cQ',sig:'5jrD_PWYTXNBqtb6pdiExKI5YMM9sdtU9BGyQILDCA0=',w:'594px',h:'428px',items:'626584758',caption: false ,tld:'com',is360:

Alliance of American Football: Week 4, 2019

Embed from Getty Images Referees James Carter, Brandon Cruse, John O'Neill, and Jeff Heaser will be leading their crews in Week 4 of the Alliance of American Football. Follow our live coverage here this weekend during the games, and on our Twitter page, @footballzebras. Game assignments are below. All times are Eastern. TV

Alliance of American Football: Week 3, 2019

In the third week of Alliance football action, referees John O'Neill, Jeff Heaser, Reggie Smith, and Tra Blake will each be officiating their second game of the season. Of note, back judge Jimmy DeBell will work as the SkyJudge for the Arizona-Salt Lake contest on Saturday, and will officiate on the

Alliance of American Football: Week 2, 2019

Embed from Getty Images The Alliance's regular season continues this weekend with Tra Blake and Reggie Smith leading the crews on Saturday and James Carter and Brandon Cruse working their second consecutive week on Sunday. Follow our live coverage here this weekend during the games, and on our Twitter page, @footballzebras. Game