What it takes to be an NFL white hat

Head official. Crew chief. White hat. However you refer to the title of the position, the title of an NFL referee comes with great responsibility. He is both the voice and face of the crew. This week, the NFL announced that Land Clark will be the newest referee, receiving his

NFL hires six new officials for 2020

Embed from Getty Images As this unique offseason continues, and sports fans are hungry for new information, us zebra fans finally got some of our own. Senior vice president Al Riveron announced Tuesday through the NFL Officiating Twitter account that the league has hired six new officials who will join the

Land Clark promoted to referee position

Embed from Getty Images   Field judge Land Clark, who will be entering his third season as an NFL official, has been promoted to the referee position, to replace retiree and two-time Super Bowl official Walt Anderson, who left the field to take a senior vice president position in the league office. Clark

Competition Committee proposes 2 rules changes for 2020 season

The NFL Competition Committee has released their proposed rules changes for the 2020 NFL season. These two rules change proposals are indicative of an offseason where the Committee wants to deliberately keep the changes simple when other, widely more important, issues face our nation. These two proposals will be considered

XFL Week 6 referee assignments

Embed from Getty Images Update: The XFL is canceling the remainder of its regular season due to the COVID-19 pandemic as of 7:16 p.m. ET on March 12. https://twitter.com/xfl2020/status/1238242448075304961 The original post is below The second half of the XFL regular season begins this weekend with referees John O'Neill, Brandon Cruse, Tra Blake, and

7 rules changes proposed by NFL teams for 2020

2020 rules proposals

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 29-April 1 in Palm Beach, Fla. The rules changes proposed by the Competition Committee have not yet been released. A brief summary of each is listed