Week 8 photo album, 2016

Every once in awhile the officials get into the frame of the game photographers. Here are some of those images from game photographers and Getty Images. From game photogaphers (click on an image to begin the gallery): From Getty Images (click on the arrows to begin the gallery)   Embed from Getty Images   Embed from

Week 7 photo album, 2016

Every week the game officials sometimes get into the photographer's frame. Here are some photos from Week 7, courtesy of game photographers and Getty Images. Photos from game photographers (click on a photo to begin the gallery):   From Getty Images (click on a photo to begin the gallery): Embed from Getty Images   Embed from

Week 6 photo album, 2016

There are a few times during the game where the officials get into a photographer's frame. Here are some photos of officials in Week 6 action -- with a little hidden bonus this week -- courtesy of team photographers and Getty Images. From team photographers (click on a photo go begin

Week 5 photo album, 2016

Sometimes the game officials get into the frame of a photographer's shot. Here are some of the best of those photos from Week 5 courtesy of team photographers and Getty Images. From team photographers (click on a photo to begin gallery): From Getty Images (click on arrow to begin gallery): Embed from Getty

Week 4 photo album, 2016

Sometimes during a game, photographers happen to catch the officials in the shot. Here are photos of the officials during Week 4, courtesy of team photographers and Getty Images From team photographers (click on a photo to begin gallery): From Getty Images (click on an arrow to begin slide show): Embed from Getty

Photo Album: Week 3, 2016

Every once in awhile, NFL officials get in the frame of game photographers. Here are some photo galleries that include NFL officials in Week 3. From team photographers (click on a photo to begin the gallery): From Getty Images (click on an arrow to begin gallery): Embed from Getty Images

5 things to look for as you zebra watch this season

Embed from Getty Images   It's here. It's time. As the games kick off today, here's what I'm watching. Will there be fewer administrative errors this year? There is a new protocol this season where the replay official or Dean Blandino can consult with the referee to correct any rules misapplication, missed down or

Cancer survivor Bill Schuster prepares for the 2016 season

Embed from Getty Images The NFL umpire missed half of the 2015 season for cancer treatmentWHAM-TV reports that NFL umpire Bill Schuster (number 129) is getting ready to officiate the 2016 season. The NFL veteran was diagnosed with esophageal cancer in 2015.He officiated part of the 2015 NFL season while taking