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2022 USFL season

USFL Week 3 officiating assignments

Week 3 of the USFL has 2 crews working 4 games on Saturday and Sunday.



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The USFL enters its third week with two crews working the four games. James Carter and crew will debut this weekend, and the other crew will be working their second weekend of the season. There is a substitution this weekend for the crew that is normally headed by referee Bryan Banks. Larry Smith (pictured above) will substitute this weekend for Banks, although there will be a second swap between Carter and Smith for the Sunday games. Banks is scheduled to work Week 4.

Game assignments

All games are played at Protective Stadium in Birmingham, Ala., and times listed are Eastern.

Saturday, April 30

  • Tampa Bay Bandits vs. Houston Gamblers, 4 p.m. Fox — James Carter
  • Birmingham Stallions vs. New Orleans Breakers, 8 p.m. Fox — Larry Smith (Bryan Banks crew)

Sunday, May 1

  • Pittsburgh Maulers vs. Michigan Panthers, 2:30 p.m. USA — Larry Smith (Carter crew)
  • New Jersey Generals vs. Philadelphia Stars, 8 p.m. Peacock — James Carter (Banks crew)


Pro Seasons include AAF, XFL, and NFL.

      Pro Seasons College Conference
R 10 James Carter 3 SEC
U 3 Brandon Cruse 3 Big 12
DJ 47 Robin DeLorenzo 3 Big Ten
LJ 21 Max Causey 3 Pac-12
FJ 29 Jimmy DeBell 10 [former NFL official]
SJ 9 Tuta Salaam 1 Big 12
BJ 24 Tra Boger 1 SEC

Bryan Banks’ crew is listed below.

      Pro Seasons College Conference
R 19 Larry Smith 3 Big Ten
U 65 Frank Villar 3 Pac-12
DJ 67 Derek Anderson 1 Big 12
LJ 42 Tangela Mitchell-Ross 2 SWAC
FJ 56 Jason Ledet 1 Big 12
SJ 88 Raymond Daniel 1 Big Ten
BJ 13 Martin Hankins 1 SEC

Assigned to all games:

  • Replay official: Mike Pereira (from the USFL Replay Center in Los Angeles)
  • Supervisor: Ron Baynes

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