Officiating video: celebrations for for baseball

Embed from Getty Images Senior vice president of officiating Al Riveron released the weekly officiating video today (video below). In the video he covered several topics, including an incomplete pass that was the result of the receiver stepping out of bounds and catching the ball once back in. During the Chiefs at

TMZ: LJ Carl Johnson under investigation for alleged domestic violence

TMZ Sports reports that NFL line judge and former vice president of officiating, Carl Johnson, is under investigation for alleged domestic violence in his home state of Louisiana. Johnson denies the accusations and has not been charged. The Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office is conducting the investigation into an alleged assault of his live-in

NFL hires 21 full-time officials

It took only five years from the collective bargaining agreement, but the NFL now has a partial staff of full-time officials. The league announced the 21 officials who were promoted to full-time status, a list that includes at least two officials at each of the on-field positions. Full-time applicants were

Bucs-Dolphins game won’t be in Miami Sunday, but where and when?

Update 9/6. The league has announced that the Buccaneers and Dolphins will play in Miami during their regularly scheduled bye week and will not play this weekend. This is a similar scenario to when the Dolphins had a first-week bye in the aftermath of Hurricane Andrew 25 years ago today. The

Burfict facing long suspension (again) for hit

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'855X40DeSk5_Fv7r-uEXxg',sig:'dudny4BaJ2d3OnritlRT8fiwbr42isg5F87OcsTDSv0=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'839960648',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); Update 8/30: The NFL reduced the suspension of Burfict from 5 games to 3 on appeal, which will be served in the first 3 weeks of the regular season. The post has been updated to reflect the revised sanction. An excerpt from the