Schedule of fines for the 2019 season

The list of the amounts for players' fines has been established for the 2019 season. Under the collective bargaining agreement between the league and the players' union, there is an escalator clause that fines increase 5% each year, rounded to the nearest dollar. The current CBA runs through the 2020

Week 1 referee assignments

Embed from Getty Images Tony Corrente is the referee for the annual kickoff game on Thursday night between the Packers and Bears to kick off the NFL's centennial season. Clete Blakeman will preside over the Sunday night battle between the Steelers and Super Bowl LIII champion Patriots, and John Hussey and

Referee assignments, preseason week 4

Embed from Getty Images The 2019 NFL preseason concludes this week with all games on Thursday that all kick off around 7:00 in each stadium’s local time. Second year deep wing officials Don Willard (pictured above, left) and Land Clark will be trying out for the referee position to conclude the

Referee assignments, preseason week 3

http://gty.im/1052188208 The preseason is entering its third week and there will be no special experiments with the crews this week. This will be the first week so far in the preseason where every crew on the field this weekend will be working with their regular season-assigned crew. All times below are Eastern.

Officiating video: crackback blocks, process of the catch, and more use of helmet fouls

Embed from Getty Images In his second weekly video of the preseason, senior vice president of officiating Al Riveron highlighted more plays from last week's slate of games regarding use of the helmet, blindside and crackback blocks, and the process of the catch. Use of the helmet (UOH) In more discussion regarding the

Referee assignments, preseason week 2

http://gty.im/1090192712 In the second week of the preseason, the officiating department has assigned officials in the Officiating Development Program (ODP) to work on NFL crews. Also, after a one-year hiatus, there will be more experimentation with an eighth official. Back judge Perry Paganelli will work as a second back judge, referred

Officiating video: use of helmet, blindside blocks, roughing the passer, and reviewing pass interference

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'eeMlgY2qQX5eg1zNCeUrvQ',sig:'1SzjZtU6BubgajYKAkc_iPFOuaPUXCe-YBuM8iHdsxo=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'1165621909',caption: false ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); In his first weekly video of the season, senior vice president of officiating Al Riveron discussed plays from last week’s Pro Football Hall of Fame Game that covered the most notable rules changes and points of emphasis from the offseason. Use of the helmet