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Throwback to a feature on Bryan Neale as a college official

Here’s a feature on Super Bowl LVI umpire Bryan Neale, back when he was a college football official.



Bryan Neale officiates his first Super Bowl this coming weekend.

Ten years ago, a local Indianapolis TV station did a feature on Neale, who at the time was a Big 10 college football umpire.

Enjoy this walk down memory lane and gain a little insight into the Super Bowl LVI umpire.

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?"