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Images from Week 9



Here are photos of officials working Week 9 games.

The photos are courtesy of team photographers and Getty Images.

Team photographers (click on an image to open as a slidehow):

From Getty Images Head linesman Mark Hittner

Referee Craig Wrolstad listens to one of many complaints from Phillip Rivers

Field judge Adrian Hill and line judge Rusty Baynes

Carl Cheffers

Rookie line judge Kevin Codey listens to an exchange between coach Gus Bradley and back judge Rich Martintz

Dan Campbell questions head linesman Kent Payne

Mark Schultz is a high school football official, freelance writer and journalist. He first became interested in officiating when he was six years old, was watching a NFL game with his father and asked the fateful question, "Dad, what are those guys in the striped shirts doing?"