7 known suspensions of officials for on-field incidents
The NFL rarely has suspended officials for their conduct on the field, although it is possible that some may have occurred without public knowledge. Also, there are two known cases of officials (not included here) who were originally assigned to the Super
Spot of ball in OT hurry-up offense also prominent mistake
There is no real ranking to the worst mistakes an official can make, other than outright lying about a call. Last week we said that the inadvertent whistle was almost as bad as it can get, but one crew found two
Week 1: Rams at Lions
4th quarter | 2:45 remaining | Tied 20-20 | STL ball | 2 & 12 @ DET 31
"First, let me explain this to you," Rams head coach Jeff Fisher prefaced his comments. "This is separate from the officiating. This is a clock operator error."
Fisher, who also