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Call of the Week

Sideline catches nailed on consecutive plays are the Call of the Week

FJ Nate Jones and LJ Carl Johnson have the Call of the Week



Sideline catches require precision coordination between wing officials. When it happens inside of 2 minutes of a tie game, everyone notices. When it happens on consecutive plays in that situation — and they are absolutely correct and confirmed in replay — it goes to a whole new level of excellence. Field judge Nate Jones and line judge Carl Johnson did just that in the game-winning drive by the Cowboys.

Collectively, it is the Football Zebras Call of the Week for Week 5.

Cam Filipe is a forensic scientist and has been involved in football officiating for 12 years. Cam is in his fourth season as a high school football official. This is his ninth season covering NFL officiating for Football Zebras.

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