A veteran call with the game in the balance is our Call of the Week — except the call actually comes from an official in his second NFL game. Side judge Dominque Pender, working as a rookie swing official this season, was faced with seemingly minor contact and threw a flag
Embed from Getty Images In a recent scheduling change, Clete Blakeman and his crew will be off this week, when the crew was originally scheduled to officiate the game between the Colts and Bears on Sunday. This crew officiated last Sunday's game between the Titans and Vikings, where subsequently, 3 players
Embed from Getty Images Jerome Boger and his Eastern-based crew will be on hand this Thursday as the Broncos meet the Jets at MetLife Stadium. Craig Wrolstad is off this week. Clete Blakeman's crew has been taken off the Colts-Bears game following the positive covid-19 tests from the Tennessee Titans; Blakeman's crew
Embed from Getty Images Brad Allen will be the referee for Thursday Night Football this week in Jacksonville where the Jaguars will square off against the visiting Dolphins. Bill Vinovich is off this week. Scheduled game assignments are subject to change due to the pandemic. Thursday, Sep. 24 Dolphins at Jaguars NFLN — Brad Allen Sunday, Sep.
In an effort to minimize travel, the NFL officiating department has reconstructed the crews for the 2020 season, changing the crew designations originally revealed on Football Zebras in May. The concept of a "crew" this season is not going to align with any other modern-era season. Officials will be driving to
Embed from Getty Images Clete Blakeman will be the referee for this season's Thursday night Kickoff game between the Houston Texans and the Super Bowl-champion Kansas City Chiefs. Land Clark is off this week. Scheduled game assignments are subject to change due to the pandemic. Thursday, Sep. 10 Texans at Chiefs NBC — Clete Blakeman Sunday, Sep.