Officiating crew assignments for the 2022 USFL Championship Game

The USFL has played 10 weeks of regular-season games from a home base in Birmingham, Ala. After a 2-game playoff from Canton, Ohio, last week, the fourth USFL championship (and first in 37 years) kicks off between the Philadelphia Stars and Birmingham Stallions on Sunday. The game will be played

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http://gty.im/97636443 Happy birthday to former NFL official and league officiating supervisor Jim Daopolous, who just turned 75 years old. Daopolous entered the NFL in 1989 as a field judge (at that time, the deep wing position was named back judge), and in his first game he immediately caught the eye of the

USFL Week 10 officiating assignments

The USFL has done something that no major spring league has done since the 2001 XFL -- finish the regular season schedule. This is the final week that games will be played in Birmingham, Ala. All games this weekend are at Legion Field, the home stadium for the Week 8 games.

USFL Week 9 officiating assignments

The USFL has one more playoff spot to be determined entering the penultimate weekend of the season. Games are moving back to Protective Stadium, after being played at Legion Field last weekend. Here are the officiating assignments for Week 9 of the 2022 USFL season. Game assignments All games are played at Protective

USFL Week 8 officiating assignments

The USFL is entering the playoff stretch, and the games move across town to Legion Field, after 7 weeks at Legion Field. Here are the officiating assignments for Week 8 of the 2022 USFL season. Game assignments All games are played at Legion Field in Birmingham, Ala., and times listed are Eastern. Friday, June

USFL Week 7 officiating assignments

Here are the officiating assignments for the seventh week of the 2022 USFL season. Game assignments All games are played at Protective Stadium in Birmingham, Ala., and times listed are Eastern. Saturday, May 28 New Jersey Generals vs. Tampa Bay Bandits, 12 noon USA -- Duane HeydtNew Orleans Breakers vs. Michigan Panthers, 9 p.m.

USFL Week 5 officiating assignments

Week 5 of the USFL season once again has two crews working the four games over the weekend with referees working with different crews than usual. As part of the Week 4 swap, James Carter and Alex Moore are working this weekend, while their crews were assigned last week. All of

USFL Week 4 officiating assignments

Week 4 of the USFL season once again has two crews working the four games over the weekend. Bryan Banks (pictured above) will head the crew that is ordinarily helmed by Larry Smith, who worked with Banks' crew last week. Duane Heydt heads the other crew this weekend, but he is