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Call of the Week

Hurry-up clock situation is this week's Call of the Week

Bill Vinovich’s decision to adjust the clock is this week’s Call of the Week



Expect the unexpected.

When umpire Ruben Fowler was inadvertently knocked down during a hurry-up offense, the clock continued to run as the 49ers scrambled to the line. Referee Bill Vinovich had to make a call on the clock situation in the interest of fairness.

It is the Football Zebras Call of the Week for Week 4.

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?"